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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 12:04:00 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 12:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 41' South, Longitude: 179° 15' East

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"923.41 miwest0° 00' 44.1"0.84 misouth923.37 mi
24 hours344° 52' 28.5"972.28 miwest0° 27' 10.5"31.16 minorth974.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SuvaTue 12:04 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LevukaTue 12:04 AM445 km276 miles240 nmNorth N
NadiTue 12:04 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LautokaTue 12:04 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaTue 1:04 AM579 km360 miles312 nmEast E
LabasaTue 12:04 AM581 km361 miles314 nmNorth N
PangaiTue 1:04 AM698 km434 miles377 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuTue 1:04 AM783 km486 miles423 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiMon 1:04 AM1168 km725 miles630 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port VilaMon 11:04 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmWest-northwest WNW

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