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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 11:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 36' South, Longitude: 163° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.53 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"0.03 minorth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.3"924.79 miwest0° 01' 24.2"1.61 minorth924.87 mi
24 hours14° 45' 37.3"949.38 mieast1° 15' 49.8"86.95 minorth957.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaMon 10:54 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaMon 10:54 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleMon 10:54 PM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstonMon 11:24 PM961 km597 miles519 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrisbaneMon 9:54 PM1206 km749 miles651 nmSouthwest SW
HoniaraMon 10:54 PM1388 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaMon 11:54 PM1653 km1027 miles893 nmEast E
SydneyMon 9:54 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmSouthwest SW
CairnsMon 9:54 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmWest-northwest WNW
AucklandMon 11:54 PM2033 km1263 miles1097 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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