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 11:54:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Monday, May 28, 2012 at 8:18 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 11:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.29 meters/second, 1498.6 km/hour, 931.2 miles/hour or 809.2 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' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 16.9"||930.86 mi||west||0° 04' 38.4"||5.32 mi||south||930.64 mi|
|24 hours||344° 47' 27.7"||985.08 mi||west||1° 07' 17.9"||77.17 mi||south||984.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Sun 10:54 PM||189 km||118 miles||102 nm||S|
|Port Vila||Sun 10:54 PM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||NNE|
|Luganville||Sun 10:54 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm||N|
|Kingston||Sun 11:24 PM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm||S|
|Suva||Sun 11:54 PM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm||E|
|Honiara||Sun 10:54 PM||1414 km||879 miles||763 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Sun 9:54 PM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm||WSW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 12:54 AM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Sun 11:54 PM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm||NE|
|Auckland||Sun 11:54 PM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||SSE|
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