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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.

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

UTC time = Monday, June 11, 2012 at 9:42:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

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 Monday, June 11, 2012 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 53' North, Longitude: 56° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.20 meters/second, 1620.7 km/hour, 1007.1 miles/hour or 875.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.5"16.78 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 35.4"1007.00 miWest0° 11' 28.8"13.15 miNorth1007.05 mi
24 hours10° 28' 30.4"724.49 miEast4° 29' 43.3"308.88 miNorth786.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SantarémMon 6:42 AM413 km257 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Boa VistaMon 5:42 AM515 km320 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
Nieuw NickerieMon 6:42 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth N
ParamariboMon 6:42 AM566 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 6:42 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausMon 5:42 AM593 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
LindenMon 5:42 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northwest NNW
New AmsterdamMon 5:42 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth N
CayenneMon 6:42 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNortheast NE
GeorgetownMon 5:42 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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