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 Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 06:58:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||122° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.52 meters/second, 1503.1 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 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' 22.5"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 30.6"||933.69 mi||west||0° 05' 23.3"||6.18 mi||south||933.45 mi|
|24 hours||15° 09' 45.3"||984.80 mi||east||1° 26' 10.5"||98.82 mi||south||985.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 10:58 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| SW|
|Easter Island||Sun 12:58 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| ESE|
|Papeete||Sat 8:58 PM||2820 km||1752 miles||1523 nm|| W|
|Rarotonga||Sat 8:58 PM||3833 km||2382 miles||2070 nm|| W|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 12:58 AM||4205 km||2613 miles||2270 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 8:58 PM||4476 km||2781 miles||2417 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sat 7:58 PM||4915 km||3054 miles||2654 nm|| W|
|Lima||Sun 1:58 AM||4974 km||3091 miles||2686 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Sun 1:58 AM||5088 km||3161 miles||2747 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Sun 12:58 AM||5229 km||3249 miles||2823 nm|| NE|
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