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 Monday, June 4, 2012 at 08:44:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||133° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.11 meters/second, 1487.2 km/hour, 924.1 miles/hour or 803.0 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' 21.7"||15.40 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||south||15.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 50.8"||923.83 mi||west||0° 01' 16.10"||1.47 mi||south||923.77 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 03.7"||975.48 mi||east||0° 14' 20.6"||16.45 mi||north||976.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Sun 11:44 PM||251 km||156 miles||136 nm|| SW|
|Adamstown||Mon 12:44 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SE|
|Papeete||Sun 10:44 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| WNW|
|Easter Island||Mon 2:44 AM||2486 km||1544 miles||1342 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Sun 10:44 PM||2759 km||1714 miles||1490 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Mon 10:44 PM||3699 km||2298 miles||1997 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 9:44 PM||3843 km||2388 miles||2075 nm|| W|
|Apia||Mon 9:44 PM||4176 km||2595 miles||2255 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 9:44 PM||4292 km||2667 miles||2318 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 9:44 PM||4349 km||2702 miles||2348 nm|| W|
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