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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 11:54:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 11:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 14' South, Longitude: 163° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.61 meters/second, 1492.6 km/hour, 927.4 miles/hour or 805.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.46 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miNorth15.46 mi
1 hour14° 22' 44.2"927.15 miWest0° 03' 05.0"3.54 miNorth927.32 mi
24 hours14° 34' 03.7"939.32 miEast1° 53' 37.9"130.28 miNorth954.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 1:54 AM358 km223 miles193 nmEast E
AlofiTue 12:54 AM740 km460 miles400 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaWed 12:54 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 12:54 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 1:54 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoWed 12:54 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaTue 11:54 PM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 11:54 PM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 1:54 AM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AucklandTue 11:54 PM2743 km1704 miles1481 nmSouthwest SW

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