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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • 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: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, May 28, 2012 at 8:18 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 10:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' South, Longitude: 176° 48' 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.53 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 19.8"931.49 miwest0° 04' 49.2"5.53 misouth931.26 mi
24 hours15° 11' 59.2"985.09 mieast1° 11' 48.4"82.34 misouth984.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaSun 11:44 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSun 11:44 PM266 km165 miles143 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSun 11:44 PM357 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
LevukaSun 10:44 PM553 km344 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
SuvaSun 10:44 PM564 km351 miles305 nmWest-northwest WNW
LabasaSun 10:44 PM602 km374 miles325 nmNorthwest NW
NadiSun 10:44 PM676 km420 miles365 nmWest-northwest WNW
LautokaSun 10:44 PM683 km424 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 11:44 PM738 km458 miles398 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 11:44 PM889 km553 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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