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 Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:54:00 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%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 11:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||163° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.53 meters/second, 1488.7 km/hour, 925.0 miles/hour or 803.8 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' 22.7"||15.42 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||north||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 40.3"||924.79 mi||west||0° 01' 24.2"||1.61 mi||north||924.87 mi|
|24 hours||14° 45' 37.3"||949.38 mi||east||1° 15' 49.8"||86.95 mi||north||957.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Mon 10:54 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| ESE|
|Port Vila||Mon 10:54 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| NE|
|Luganville||Mon 10:54 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| NNE|
|Kingston||Mon 11:24 PM||961 km||597 miles||519 nm|| SSE|
|Brisbane||Mon 9:54 PM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm|| SW|
|Honiara||Mon 10:54 PM||1388 km||862 miles||749 nm|| NNW|
|Suva||Mon 11:54 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||893 nm|| E|
|Sydney||Mon 9:54 PM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Mon 9:54 PM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| WNW|
|Auckland||Mon 11:54 PM||2033 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| SSE|
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