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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, June 4, 2012 at 14:58:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||137° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.88 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 21.8"||15.39 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||south||15.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 54.5"||923.33 mi||west||0° 00' 15.3"||0.29 mi||south||923.32 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 49.2"||969.27 mi||east||0° 38' 21.8"||43.99 mi||north||972.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Alice Springs||Tue 12:28 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| WSW|
|Cairns||Tue 12:58 AM||1034 km||642 miles||558 nm|| ENE|
|Darwin||Tue 12:28 AM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm|| NW|
|Eucla||Mon 11:43 PM||1386 km||861 miles||749 nm|| SW|
|Adelaide||Tue 12:28 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| S|
|Brisbane||Tue 12:58 AM||1712 km||1063 miles||924 nm|| ESE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:58 AM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| NE|
|Canberra||Tue 12:58 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1022 nm|| SE|
|Sydney||Tue 12:58 AM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| SE|
|Dili||Mon 11:58 PM||1924 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| NW|
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