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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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 35' South, Longitude: 151° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.60 meters/second, 1488.9 km/hour, 925.2 miles/hour or 804.0 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' 01.5"0.03 minorth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.5"924.93 miwest0° 01' 32.0"1.76 minorth925.02 mi
24 hours14° 44' 44.1"948.55 mieast1° 18' 49.0"90.38 minorth957.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MackayMon 10:44 PM203 km126 miles110 nmWest-northwest WNW
RockhamptonMon 10:44 PM206 km128 miles111 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Lindeman IslandMon 10:44 PM247 km154 miles134 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneMon 10:44 PM680 km423 miles367 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CairnsMon 10:44 PM760 km472 miles410 nmNorthwest NW
SydneyMon 10:44 PM1360 km845 miles735 nmSouth S
Port MoresbyMon 10:44 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CanberraMon 10:44 PM1530 km950 miles826 nmSouth S
HoniaraMon 11:44 PM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsMon 10:14 PM1784 km1109 miles963 nmWest W
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