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 07:34:00 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||131° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.36 meters/second, 1502.5 km/hour, 933.6 miles/hour or 811.3 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' 22.5"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 28.8"||933.34 mi||west||0° 05' 17.9"||6.07 mi||south||933.09 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 09.5"||984.90 mi||east||1° 23' 53.3"||96.19 mi||south||985.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Sat 10:34 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Sat 11:34 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| SSE|
|Papeete||Sat 9:34 PM||1921 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| W|
|Easter Island||Sun 1:34 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 9:34 PM||2939 km||1826 miles||1587 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 9:34 PM||3725 km||2315 miles||2011 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sat 8:34 PM||4018 km||2497 miles||2169 nm|| W|
|Apia||Sun 8:34 PM||4330 km||2690 miles||2338 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Sun 8:34 PM||4535 km||2818 miles||2449 nm|| W|
|Suva||Sun 7:34 PM||5248 km||3261 miles||2833 nm|| W|
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