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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 11:34:00 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%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, May 28, 2012 at 8:16 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.36 meters/second, 1498.9 km/hour, 931.4 miles/hour or 809.3 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' 22.3"||15.52 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 17.7"||931.03 mi||west||0° 04' 41.3"||5.38 mi||south||930.81 mi|
|24 hours||344° 47' 36.2"||985.09 mi||west||1° 08' 31.0"||78.56 mi||south||984.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Vila||Sun 10:34 PM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm||NW|
|Noumea||Sun 10:34 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm||WSW|
|Luganville||Sun 10:34 PM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm||NW|
|Nadi||Sun 11:34 PM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm||ENE|
|Lautoka||Sun 11:34 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm||ENE|
|Suva||Sun 11:34 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm||ENE|
|Kingston||Sun 11:04 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm||SSW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:34 AM||1442 km||896 miles||778 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:34 PM||1599 km||993 miles||863 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Sun 10:34 PM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm||NW|
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