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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: 48%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 11, 2012 at 16:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 13' North
Longitude: 158° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 450.00 meters/second, 1620.0 km/hour, 1006.6 miles/hour or 874.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.6"16.78 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 45.1"1006.62 miwest0° 11' 21.1"13.00 minorth1006.64 mi
24 hours10° 26' 19.3"721.57 mieast4° 25' 25.5"303.99 minorth781.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiTue 6:42 AM153 km95 miles83 nmEast-southeast ESE
FakaofoTue 5:42 AM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmSouthwest SW
Baker IslandMon 4:42 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmWest W
HonoluluMon 6:42 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmNorth N
ApiaTue 5:42 AM2289 km1423 miles1236 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteMon 6:42 AM2401 km1492 miles1297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RarotongaMon 6:42 AM2596 km1613 miles1402 nmSouth S
AlofiMon 5:42 AM2655 km1650 miles1433 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiTue 4:42 AM2727 km1694 miles1472 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 5:42 AM3149 km1957 miles1700 nmSouthwest SW
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