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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 = Monday, June 4, 2012 at 10:34:00 AM.

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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).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

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 Monday, June 4, 2012 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 39' South, Longitude: 159° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.01 meters/second, 1486.8 km/hour, 923.9 miles/hour or 802.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.40 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.3"923.54 miWest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 miSouth923.49 mi
24 hours15° 08' 44.5"973.75 miEast0° 21' 23.1"24.52 miNorth975.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 12:34 AM76 km47 miles41 nmNorthwest NW
PapeeteMon 12:34 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSun 11:34 PM1155 km718 miles624 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaMon 11:34 PM1588 km987 miles857 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 11:34 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:34 PM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaMon 10:34 PM2373 km1474 miles1281 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 12:34 AM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 10:34 PM2733 km1699 miles1476 nmWest-northwest WNW
Chatham IslandsMon 11:19 PM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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