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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • 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: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 170° 42' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.40 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.6"923.46 miwest0° 00' 51.1"0.98 misouth923.42 mi
24 hours15° 08' 06.4"972.98 mieast0° 24' 28.6"28.07 minorth974.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiMon 12:22 AM301 km187 miles163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PangaiTue 12:22 AM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:22 AM471 km293 miles254 nmWest W
NeiafuTue 12:22 AM479 km298 miles259 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoMon 12:22 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth N
ApiaTue 12:22 AM875 km544 miles472 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 12:22 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth N
RarotongaMon 1:22 AM1132 km704 miles611 nmEast E
SuvaMon 11:22 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmWest-northwest WNW
FakaofoTue 12:22 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth N

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