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 Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:22:00 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%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.97 meters/second, 1486.7 km/hour, 923.8 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' 00.9"||0.02 mi||south||15.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 51.6"||923.46 mi||west||0° 00' 50.9"||0.97 mi||south||923.42 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 05.4"||972.96 mi||east||0° 24' 32.9"||28.15 mi||north||974.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Mon 12:22 AM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm||NNE|
|Pangai||Tue 12:22 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:22 AM||443 km||276 miles||239 nm||W|
|Neiafu||Tue 12:22 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm||NW|
|Pago Pago||Mon 12:22 AM||820 km||509 miles||443 nm||N|
|Apia||Tue 12:22 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||N|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Tue 12:22 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm||N|
|Rarotonga||Mon 1:22 AM||1160 km||721 miles||626 nm||E|
|Suva||Mon 11:22 PM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm||WNW|
|Fakaofo||Tue 12:22 AM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm||N|
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