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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: 93%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 AM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:52 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 22' South
Longitude: 150° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.25 meters/second, 1491.3 km/hour, 926.6 miles/hour or 805.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.45 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 22' 44.7"926.37 miwest0° 02' 24.6"2.77 misouth926.25 mi
24 hours14° 57' 21.3"963.50 mieast0° 14' 23.0"16.49 misouth962.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MackaySun 9:44 PM139 km87 miles75 nmWest W
Lindeman IslandSun 9:44 PM184 km114 miles99 nmNorthwest NW
RockhamptonSun 9:44 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 9:44 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneSun 9:44 PM722 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySun 9:44 PM1366 km849 miles738 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SydneySun 9:44 PM1386 km861 miles748 nmSouth S
CanberraSun 9:44 PM1547 km962 miles836 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 10:44 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsSun 9:14 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmWest-southwest WSW
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