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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 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 37' South
Longitude: 165° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.52 meters/second, 1488.7 km/hour, 925.0 miles/hour or 803.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.42 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 minorth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.1"924.76 miwest0° 01' 22.7"1.58 minorth924.84 mi
24 hours345° 14' 12.0"949.54 miwest1° 15' 13.8"86.27 minorth957.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaMon 10:44 PM125 km78 miles68 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaMon 10:44 PM523 km325 miles283 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleMon 10:44 PM699 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstonMon 11:14 PM862 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SuvaMon 11:44 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneMon 9:44 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmWest-southwest WSW
HoniaraMon 10:44 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AucklandMon 11:44 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SydneyMon 9:44 PM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaTue 12:44 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmEast E
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