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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 11:42:00 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 phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 11, 2012 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 15' North, Longitude: 85° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 450.17 meters/second, 1620.6 kilometres/hour, 1007.0 miles/hour or 875.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 38.3"1006.93 miWest0° 11' 26.8"13.11 miNorth1006.98 mi
24 hours10° 27' 46.6"723.56 miEast4° 28' 34.2"307.56 miNorth784.97 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 5:42 AM506 km315 miles273 nmWest-southwest WSW
PortoviejoMon 6:42 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
EsmeraldasMon 6:42 AM661 km411 miles357 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 6:42 AM741 km460 miles400 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 6:42 AM804 km500 miles434 nmEast-southeast ESE
CuencaMon 6:42 AM864 km537 miles467 nmEast-southeast ESE
DavidMon 6:42 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de VeraguasMon 6:42 AM913 km567 miles493 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 5:42 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
AlajuelaMon 5:42 AM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth N

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