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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 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 26' South, Longitude: 79° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.10 meters/second, 1490.8 km/hour, 926.3 miles/hour or 804.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.44 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 22' 50.1"926.07 miwest0° 02' 18.8"2.65 minorth926.19 mi
24 hours14° 38' 47.7"943.19 mieast1° 36' 27.9"110.61 minorth954.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 11:44 PM1722 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:44 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmSouth S
Port LouisMon 9:44 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 9:44 PM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmWest W
MaleMon 10:44 PM2900 km1802 miles1566 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:14 PM3134 km1947 miles1692 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 9:44 PM3167 km1968 miles1710 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisMon 10:44 PM3197 km1987 miles1727 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoMon 8:44 PM3317 km2061 miles1791 nmWest W
JakartaTue 12:44 AM3423 km2127 miles1848 nmEast-northeast ENE
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