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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: 94%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 21' South
Longitude: 146° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.55 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.68 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 24' 37.2"940.56 miwest0° 06' 23.1"7.32 minorth940.90 mi
24 hours13° 42' 05.1"894.32 mieast3° 03' 47.0"210.67 minorth926.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteWed 1:44 AM379 km236 miles205 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaWed 1:44 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmWest W
AdamstownWed 3:44 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiWed 12:44 AM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 1:44 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ApiaThu 12:44 AM2759 km1715 miles1490 nmWest W
FakaofoThu 12:44 AM2880 km1790 miles1555 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaThu 12:44 AM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmWest W
SuvaWed 11:44 PM3692 km2294 miles1994 nmWest W
FunafutiWed 11:44 PM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmWest-northwest WNW
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