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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: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 AM
This phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:52 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, July 11, 2012 at 1:48 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 18:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 43' South
Longitude: 77° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.43 meters/second, 1510.0 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' 13.6"938.04 miwest0° 05' 55.6"6.80 minorth938.36 mi
24 hours13° 56' 05.6"907.52 mieast2° 55' 18.9"200.97 minorth937.18 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 AM1477 km917 miles797 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandTue 11:52 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmSouth S
Port LouisTue 10:52 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 10:52 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmWest W
MaleTue 11:52 PM2679 km1665 miles1446 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 10:52 PM2918 km1813 miles1575 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 12:22 AM2954 km1836 miles1595 nmNorth N
AntananarivoTue 9:52 PM3149 km1957 miles1701 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisTue 11:52 PM3351 km2082 miles1810 nmSouth S
JakartaWed 1:52 AM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmEast-northeast ENE
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