Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

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

UTC time = Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 10:44:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

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 PM737 km458 miles398 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 11:44 PM889 km553 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools