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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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 171° 10' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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' 50.8"0.97 misouth923.42 mi
24 hours15° 08' 04.7"972.94 mieast0° 24' 36.3"28.22 minorth974.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiMon 12:24 AM318 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PangaiTue 12:24 AM390 km242 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:24 AM422 km262 miles228 nmWest W
NeiafuTue 12:24 AM445 km276 miles240 nmNorthwest NW
Pago PagoMon 12:24 AM821 km510 miles443 nmNorth N
ApiaTue 12:24 AM870 km540 miles470 nmNorth N
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 12:24 AM885 km550 miles478 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 11:24 PM1157 km719 miles625 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 1:24 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmEast E
FakaofoTue 12:24 AM1362 km846 miles735 nmNorth N
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