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 10:44:00 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 10:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||177° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.56 meters/second, 1499.6 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 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' 22.3"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 19.8"||931.54 mi||west||0° 04' 48.9"||5.52 mi||south||931.31 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 59.8"||985.16 mi||east||1° 11' 44.2"||82.26 mi||south||984.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nukualofa||Sun 11:44 PM||207 km||129 miles||112 nm|| ESE|
|Suva||Sun 10:44 PM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WNW|
|Nadi||Sun 10:44 PM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| WNW|
|Lautoka||Sun 10:44 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Sat 11:44 PM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| E|
|Apia||Sun 11:44 PM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm|| NE|
|Pago Pago||Sat 11:44 PM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Sun 11:44 PM||1378 km||856 miles||744 nm|| NNE|
|Funafuti||Sun 10:44 PM||1381 km||858 miles||746 nm|| NNW|
|Port Vila||Sun 9:44 PM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm|| W|
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