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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 07:48:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||149° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.10 meters/second, 1530.4 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 24.1"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 05.4"||950.67 mi||west||0° 08' 30.6"||9.75 mi||south||950.35 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 56.7"||970.31 mi||east||2° 48' 27.5"||193.12 mi||south||981.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Fri 9:48 PM||14 km||9 miles||8 nm|| SSE|
|Rarotonga||Fri 9:48 PM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm|| WSW|
|Alofi||Fri 8:48 PM||2155 km||1339 miles||1164 nm|| W|
|Adamstown||Fri 11:48 PM||2191 km||1362 miles||1183 nm|| ESE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 9:48 PM||2294 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| NNW|
|Apia||Sat 8:48 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 8:48 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Sat 8:48 PM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| WSW|
|Suva||Sat 7:48 PM||3387 km||2105 miles||1829 nm|| W|
|Funafuti||Sat 7:48 PM||3518 km||2186 miles||1899 nm|| WNW|
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