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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: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:03 PM
This phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 AM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:52 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 27' South, Longitude: 144° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.55 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.61 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.23 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 52.6"996.51 miwest0° 12' 14.8"14.03 misouth996.40 mi
24 hours12° 20' 12.6"847.97 mieast4° 44' 37.9"326.02 misouth903.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TaiohaeTue 6:00 PM649 km403 miles350 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteTue 5:30 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KiritimatiWed 5:30 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaTue 5:30 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 7:30 PM2588 km1608 miles1398 nmSoutheast SE
FakaofoWed 4:30 PM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmWest W
AlofiTue 4:30 PM3057 km1900 miles1651 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaWed 4:30 PM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 5:30 PM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Baker IslandTue 3:30 PM3595 km2234 miles1941 nmWest W

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