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 10:34:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||159° 28' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 21.8"||15.40 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 51.3"||923.61 mi||west||0° 00' 58.7"||1.12 mi||south||923.55 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 43.7"||973.80 mi||east||0° 21' 27.4"||24.61 mi||north||975.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Mon 12:34 AM||57 km||35 miles||31 nm|| NW|
|Alofi||Sun 11:34 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| WNW|
|Papeete||Mon 12:34 AM||1134 km||705 miles||613 nm|| ENE|
|Apia||Mon 11:34 PM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| WNW|
|Nukualofa||Mon 11:34 PM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| W|
|Fakaofo||Mon 11:34 PM||1853 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| NW|
|Suva||Mon 10:34 PM||2345 km||1457 miles||1266 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Tue 12:34 AM||2613 km||1623 miles||1411 nm|| N|
|Funafuti||Mon 10:34 PM||2708 km||1683 miles||1462 nm|| WNW|
|Chatham Islands||Mon 11:19 PM||2937 km||1825 miles||1586 nm|| SSW|
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