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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 11:54:00 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 11:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 41' South, Longitude: 178° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.95 meters/second, 1486.6 km/hour, 923.7 miles/hour or 802.7 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' 00.8"0.02 misouth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.0"923.42 miwest0° 00' 45.7"0.88 misouth923.38 mi
24 hours15° 07' 39.9"972.45 mieast0° 26' 32.0"30.43 minorth974.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaTue 12:54 AM333 km207 miles180 nmEast E
PangaiTue 12:54 AM465 km289 miles251 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaMon 11:54 PM517 km321 miles279 nmNorthwest NW
LevukaMon 11:54 PM531 km330 miles287 nmNorthwest NW
NeiafuTue 12:54 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNortheast NE
NadiMon 11:54 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorthwest NW
LabasaMon 11:54 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LautokaMon 11:54 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiMon 12:54 AM928 km576 miles501 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaTue 12:54 AM1114 km692 miles601 nmNortheast NE

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