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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 11:34:00 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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 37' South, Longitude: 168° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.51 meters/second, 1488.6 km/hour, 925.0 miles/hour or 803.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.42 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 miNorth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 39.9"924.67 miWest0° 01' 20.9"1.55 miNorth924.74 mi
24 hours345° 14' 00.5"949.65 miWest1° 14' 33.8"85.50 miNorth957.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaMon 10:34 PM188 km117 miles102 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port VilaMon 10:34 PM429 km267 miles232 nmNorth N
LuganvilleMon 10:34 PM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth N
KingstonMon 11:04 PM824 km512 miles445 nmSouth S
SuvaMon 11:34 PM1145 km712 miles618 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraMon 10:34 PM1607 km999 miles868 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneMon 9:34 PM1660 km1031 miles896 nmWest-southwest WSW
NukualofaTue 12:34 AM1729 km1075 miles934 nmEast E
AucklandMon 11:34 PM1806 km1122 miles975 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiMon 11:34 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmNortheast NE

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