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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: 98%

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 Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 37' South, Longitude: 173° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.48 meters/second, 1488.5 km/hour, 924.9 miles/hour or 803.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.42 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 39.4"924.68 miwest0° 01' 17.6"1.48 minorth924.75 mi
24 hours345° 13' 39.2"950.05 miwest1° 13' 18.5"84.06 minorth957.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NadiMon 11:12 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNortheast NE
LautokaMon 11:12 PM635 km395 miles343 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaMon 10:12 PM663 km412 miles358 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaMon 11:12 PM676 km420 miles365 nmNortheast NE
NoumeaMon 10:12 PM694 km431 miles375 nmWest W
LuganvilleMon 10:12 PM923 km573 miles498 nmNorthwest NW
KingstonMon 10:42 PM973 km605 miles525 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaTue 12:12 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmEast E
FunafutiMon 11:12 PM1590 km988 miles859 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AucklandMon 11:12 PM1695 km1053 miles915 nmSouth S
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