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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 11:34:00 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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 173° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.96 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.40 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.8"923.45 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 misouth923.40 mi
24 hours15° 07' 56.5"972.78 mieast0° 25' 14.9"28.95 minorth974.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaTue 12:34 AM179 km111 miles97 nmWest-northwest WNW
PangaiTue 12:34 AM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuTue 12:34 AM337 km210 miles182 nmNorth N
AlofiMon 12:34 AM479 km298 miles259 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoMon 12:34 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ApiaTue 12:34 AM888 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 12:34 AM890 km553 miles480 nmNorth N
SuvaMon 11:34 PM925 km575 miles500 nmWest-northwest WNW
LabasaMon 11:34 PM943 km586 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 12:34 AM1384 km860 miles748 nmNorth N
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