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 Monday, August 13, 2012 at 07:10:00 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: 19%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 29.8"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 54.5"||935.72 mi||west||0° 02' 16.9"||2.62 mi||south||935.84 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 13.1"||778.01 mi||east||1° 23' 34.3"||95.82 mi||south||787.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bardaï||Mon 8:10 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm||W|
|Faya-Largeau||Mon 8:10 AM||353 km||219 miles||190 nm||S|
|Fada||Mon 8:10 AM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm||SSE|
|Kufra||Mon 9:10 AM||527 km||328 miles||285 nm||NE|
|Abéché||Mon 8:10 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||S|
|Moussoro||Mon 8:10 AM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm||SSW|
|Mongo||Mon 8:10 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm||S|
|Ndjamena||Mon 8:10 AM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm||SSW|
|Tripoli||Mon 9:10 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm||NNW|
|Khartoum||Mon 10:10 AM||1515 km||942 miles||818 nm||ESE|
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