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 Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 11:08:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:03 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.96 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 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' 30.0"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.4"||941.35 mi||west||0° 04' 23.4"||5.03 mi||south||941.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 13.5"||772.83 mi||east||2° 12' 28.8"||151.87 mi||south||792.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fada||Wed 12:08 PM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm||SSW|
|Kufra||Wed 1:08 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||N|
|Faya-Largeau||Wed 12:08 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm||WSW|
|Abéché||Wed 12:08 PM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm||SSW|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 2:08 PM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm||SSE|
|Mongo||Wed 12:08 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||SSW|
|Moussoro||Wed 12:08 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||SW|
|Khartoum||Wed 2:08 PM||1115 km||693 miles||602 nm||ESE|
|Ndjamena||Wed 12:08 PM||1247 km||775 miles||674 nm||SW|
|Al Jizah||Wed 1:08 PM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm||NE|
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