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 07:34:00 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 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.49 meters/second, 1506.6 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.5 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' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 54.5"||935.87 mi||west||0° 02' 19.3"||2.66 mi||south||936.00 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 14.4"||778.17 mi||east||1° 24' 34.2"||96.97 mi||south||787.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sabha||Mon 9:34 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||N|
|Faya-Largeau||Mon 8:34 AM||675 km||420 miles||365 nm||ESE|
|Agadez||Mon 8:34 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm||SW|
|Moussoro||Mon 8:34 AM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm||SSE|
|Zinder||Mon 8:34 AM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm||SSW|
|Fada||Mon 8:34 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||ESE|
|Ndjamena||Mon 8:34 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm||S|
|Kano||Mon 8:34 AM||1142 km||710 miles||617 nm||SSW|
|Tripoli||Mon 9:34 AM||1309 km||814 miles||707 nm||N|
|Niamey||Mon 8:34 AM||1480 km||919 miles||799 nm||WSW|
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