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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 = Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:12:00 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 phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 37' South, Longitude: 173° 24' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.42 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miNorth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 39.4"924.61 miWest0° 01' 17.5"1.48 miNorth924.68 mi
24 hours345° 13' 38.1"950.00 miWest1° 13' 14.6"83.98 miNorth957.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NadiMon 11:12 PM597 km371 miles322 nmNortheast NE
LautokaMon 11:12 PM616 km383 miles332 nmNortheast NE
SuvaMon 11:12 PM653 km406 miles353 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaMon 10:12 PM684 km425 miles370 nmNorthwest NW
NoumeaMon 10:12 PM722 km449 miles390 nmWest W
LabasaMon 11:12 PM852 km529 miles460 nmNortheast NE
LuganvilleMon 10:12 PM942 km585 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
KingstonMon 10:42 PM988 km614 miles534 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NukualofaTue 12:12 AM1184 km735 miles639 nmEast E
FunafutiMon 11:12 PM1578 km980 miles852 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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