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 Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 11:34:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||130° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.93 meters/second, 1544.1 km/hour, 959.5 miles/hour or 833.8 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' 26.8"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.2"||959.36 mi||west||0° 08' 52.3"||10.17 mi||north||959.77 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 44.9"||846.26 mi||east||3° 53' 31.6"||267.60 mi||north||894.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gambier Islands||Thu 2:34 AM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm|| SSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:34 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| S|
|Papeete||Thu 1:34 AM||2044 km||1270 miles||1103 nm|| W|
|Easter Island||Thu 5:34 AM||2480 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| ESE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:34 AM||3138 km||1950 miles||1694 nm|| WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:34 AM||3578 km||2223 miles||1932 nm|| WNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:34 AM||4193 km||2605 miles||2264 nm|| W|
|Apia||Fri 12:34 AM||4447 km||2763 miles||2401 nm|| W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:34 AM||4738 km||2944 miles||2558 nm|| WSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 1:34 AM||5129 km||3187 miles||2769 nm|| NW|
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