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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 13:44:00 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 155° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.90 meters/second, 1486.4 km/hour, 923.6 miles/hour or 802.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.39 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 misouth15.39 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.3"923.31 miwest0° 00' 27.7"0.53 misouth923.28 mi
24 hours15° 06' 01.8"970.56 mieast0° 33' 34.7"38.51 minorth973.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneMon 11:44 PM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 11:44 PM1132 km704 miles611 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaTue 12:44 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmEast E
SydneyMon 11:44 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaTue 12:44 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraTue 12:44 AM1446 km898 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 11:44 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorthwest NW
CanberraMon 11:44 PM1621 km1008 miles876 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelbourneMon 11:44 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdelaideMon 11:14 PM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmSouthwest SW
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