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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 = Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:02:00 PM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 15:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 19' North, Longitude: 45° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.84 meters/second, 1504.2 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"15.58 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miSouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 29' 55.3"934.34 miWest0° 02' 18.4"2.65 miSouth934.47 mi
24 hours12° 00' 20.7"773.77 miEast1° 24' 03.6"96.38 miSouth783.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownTue 11:02 AM1789 km1111 miles966 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Tue 11:02 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauTue 11:02 AM1843 km1145 miles995 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceTue 11:02 AM1844 km1146 miles996 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Tue 11:02 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesTue 11:02 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Tue 11:02 AM1901 km1181 miles1026 nmWest W
KingstownTue 11:02 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneTue 12:02 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboTue 12:02 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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