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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 = Monday, July 2, 2012 at 5:44:00 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: 97%

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 Monday, July 2, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 108° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.24 meters/second, 1487.7 km/hour, 924.4 miles/hour or 803.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.41 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miNorth15.41 mi
1 hour14° 22' 34.6"924.07 miWest0° 00' 25.7"0.49 miNorth924.09 mi
24 hours14° 51' 15.4"954.77 miEast0° 53' 17.1"61.10 miNorth959.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandSun 11:44 PM612 km380 miles330 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSun 9:44 PM2286 km1421 miles1235 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:44 PM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 12:44 AM3461 km2150 miles1869 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantiagoMon 1:44 AM3887 km2415 miles2099 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 12:44 AM3987 km2477 miles2153 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazMon 1:44 AM4224 km2625 miles2281 nmEast E
San JoseSun 11:44 PM4367 km2714 miles2358 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSun 7:44 PM4371 km2716 miles2360 nmWest W
San SalvadorSun 11:44 PM4422 km2748 miles2388 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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