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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:12:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:52 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.48 meters/second, 1488.5 km/hour, 924.9 miles/hour or 803.7 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' 22.5"||15.42 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 39.4"||924.62 mi||west||0° 01' 17.6"||1.48 mi||north||924.69 mi|
|24 hours||345° 13' 39.2"||949.99 mi||west||1° 13' 18.5"||84.06 mi||north||957.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nadi||Mon 11:12 PM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||NE|
|Lautoka||Mon 11:12 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||NE|
|Port Vila||Mon 10:12 PM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm||NW|
|Suva||Mon 11:12 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm||NE|
|Noumea||Mon 10:12 PM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||W|
|Luganville||Mon 10:12 PM||923 km||573 miles||498 nm||NW|
|Kingston||Mon 10:42 PM||973 km||605 miles||525 nm||SSW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:12 AM||1211 km||753 miles||654 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Mon 11:12 PM||1590 km||988 miles||859 nm||NNE|
|Auckland||Mon 11:12 PM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm||S|
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