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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: 99%

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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 10' South, Longitude: 7° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.97 meters/second, 1493.9 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.47 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 23' 04.1"928.02 miwest0° 03' 13.6"3.70 minorth928.20 mi
24 hours14° 30' 22.8"935.87 mieast1° 56' 54.1"134.04 minorth951.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 11:44 PM598 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekTue 12:44 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmEast E
LuandaTue 12:44 AM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 11:44 PM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownTue 1:44 AM2878 km1789 miles1554 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanMon 11:44 PM2949 km1832 miles1592 nmNorth N
LibrevilleTue 12:44 AM2989 km1857 miles1614 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 11:44 PM3049 km1895 miles1646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaTue 12:44 AM3057 km1899 miles1651 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 12:44 AM3059 km1900 miles1651 nmNortheast NE
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