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 Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 22:18:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:49 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.93 meters/second, 1490.1 km/hour, 925.9 miles/hour or 804.6 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' 28.8"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 47.3"||925.56 mi||west||0° 01' 04.3"||1.23 mi||south||925.62 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 33.2"||799.68 mi||east||0° 58' 02.4"||66.56 mi||south||805.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kharga Oasis||Sun 12:18 AM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm||NE|
|Kufra||Sun 12:18 AM||488 km||304 miles||264 nm||WNW|
|Aswan||Sun 12:18 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||ENE|
|Luxor||Sun 12:18 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||NE|
|Asyut||Sun 12:18 AM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm||NNE|
|Hurghada||Sun 12:18 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm||NE|
|Fada||Sat 11:18 PM||868 km||539 miles||468 nm||SW|
|Al Jizah||Sun 12:18 AM||905 km||563 miles||489 nm||NNE|
|Cairo||Sun 12:18 AM||910 km||565 miles||491 nm||NNE|
|Khartoum||Sun 1:18 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm||SE|
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