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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:53 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: 6° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.96 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"927.95 miWest0° 03' 13.4"3.70 miNorth928.12 mi
24 hours14° 30' 24.3"935.83 miEast1° 56' 50.4"133.96 miNorth951.26 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 PM592 km368 miles320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekTue 12:44 AM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmEast E
LuandaTue 12:44 AM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméMon 11:44 PM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownTue 1:44 AM2856 km1774 miles1542 nmSoutheast SE
AbidjanMon 11:44 PM2946 km1830 miles1591 nmNorth N
LibrevilleTue 12:44 AM2971 km1846 miles1604 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaTue 12:44 AM3034 km1885 miles1638 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 12:44 AM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmNortheast NE
AccraMon 11:44 PM3042 km1890 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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