Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 11:44:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, May 28, 2012 at 8:18 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.67 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 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' 23.7"||15.79 mi||West||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||South||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 46.7"||947.40 mi||West||0° 08' 02.2"||9.21 mi||South||947.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 06.3"||974.06 mi||East||2° 35' 33.9"||178.34 mi||South||982.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Sat 9:44 PM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm||W|
|Brisbane||Sat 9:44 PM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm||S|
|Honiara||Sat 10:44 PM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm||NE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 9:44 PM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm||NW|
|Noumea||Sat 10:44 PM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm||ESE|
|Port Vila||Sat 10:44 PM||1514 km||941 miles||818 nm||E|
|Sydney||Sat 9:44 PM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm||S|
|Canberra||Sat 9:44 PM||1981 km||1231 miles||1069 nm||SSW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 9:14 PM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Sat 8:44 PM||2241 km||1393 miles||1210 nm||NW|
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