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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 = Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 11:44:00 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: 93%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 22' South, Longitude: 150° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.25 meters/second, 1491.3 km/hour, 926.7 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"15.44 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miSouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 22' 44.8"926.31 miWest0° 02' 24.9"2.77 miSouth926.19 mi
24 hours14° 57' 21.2"963.44 miEast0° 14' 27.2"16.57 miSouth962.79 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 PM167 km104 miles90 nmWest W
Lindeman IslandSun 9:44 PM207 km129 miles112 nmWest-northwest WNW
RockhamptonSun 9:44 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth S
BrisbaneSun 9:44 PM713 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CairnsSun 9:44 PM720 km447 miles389 nmNorthwest NW
Port MoresbySun 9:44 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SydneySun 9:44 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmSouth S
CanberraSun 9:44 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmSouth S
HoniaraSun 10:44 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsSun 9:14 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmWest-southwest WSW

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