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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 26° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.12 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.1 miles/hour or 810.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.55 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 23' 34.4"932.79 miwest0° 04' 48.6"5.52 minorth933.05 mi
24 hours14° 09' 45.6"917.88 mieast2° 30' 52.1"172.95 minorth941.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancistownWed 1:44 AM127 km79 miles68 nmSoutheast SE
TonotaWed 1:44 AM143 km89 miles77 nmSoutheast SE
SeroweWed 1:44 AM213 km132 miles115 nmSouth S
BulawayoWed 1:44 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast E
MaunWed 1:44 AM331 km206 miles179 nmWest W
GweruWed 1:44 AM360 km224 miles194 nmEast-northeast ENE
MolepololeWed 1:44 AM449 km279 miles242 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasvingoWed 1:44 AM450 km279 miles243 nmEast E
GaboroneWed 1:44 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
PolokwaneWed 1:44 AM484 km301 miles261 nmSoutheast SE
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