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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 = Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:52:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM
This phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:53 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, July 11, 2012 at 1:49 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 18:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 43' South, Longitude: 77° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.43 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.64 miWest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.5"937.96 miWest0° 05' 55.5"6.79 miNorth938.28 mi
24 hours13° 56' 07.9"907.49 miEast2° 55' 15.8"200.90 miNorth937.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 12:52 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandTue 11:52 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmSouth S
Port LouisTue 10:52 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 10:52 PM2334 km1450 miles1260 nmWest W
MaleTue 11:52 PM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 10:52 PM2941 km1828 miles1588 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 12:22 AM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmNorth N
AntananarivoTue 9:52 PM3177 km1974 miles1715 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisTue 11:52 PM3356 km2085 miles1812 nmSouth S
JakartaWed 1:52 AM3481 km2163 miles1880 nmEast-northeast ENE

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