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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||171° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.97 meters/second, 1486.7 km/hour, 923.8 miles/hour or 802.7 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' 51.8"||923.52 mi||west||0° 00' 50.6"||0.97 mi||south||923.48 mi|
|24 hours||15° 08' 03.8"||972.99 mi||east||0° 24' 40.6"||28.30 mi||north||974.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alofi||Mon 12:24 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm|| NNE|
|Pangai||Tue 12:24 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm|| NW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:24 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| W|
|Neiafu||Tue 12:24 AM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm|| NW|
|Pago Pago||Mon 12:24 AM||823 km||512 miles||444 nm|| N|
|Apia||Tue 12:24 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| N|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Tue 12:24 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| N|
|Suva||Mon 11:24 PM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| WNW|
|Rarotonga||Mon 1:24 AM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm|| E|
|Fakaofo||Tue 12:24 AM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm|| N|
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