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 12:44:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||154° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.09 meters/second, 1497.9 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 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"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 14.6"||930.49 mi||west||0° 04' 30.5"||5.17 mi||south||930.27 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 53.5"||985.11 mi||east||1° 03' 59.9"||73.39 mi||south||984.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brisbane||Sun 10:44 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| S|
|Cairns||Sun 10:44 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| WNW|
|Noumea||Sun 11:44 PM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Sun 11:44 PM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| NNE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 10:44 PM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| NNW|
|Sydney||Sun 10:44 PM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| S|
|Port Vila||Sun 11:44 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| E|
|Canberra||Sun 10:44 PM||1699 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| SSW|
|Melbourne||Sun 10:44 PM||2103 km||1307 miles||1136 nm|| SSW|
|Alice Springs||Sun 10:14 PM||2122 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| WSW|
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