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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, August 13, 2012 at 8:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 04' North, Longitude: 5° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.55 meters/second, 1506.8 km/hour, 936.3 miles/hour or 813.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"15.60 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.1"935.94 miWest0° 02' 23.1"2.73 miSouth936.07 mi
24 hours12° 03' 15.9"778.26 miEast1° 26' 01.1"98.62 miSouth788.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamanrassetMon 9:10 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth N
ArlitMon 9:10 AM347 km216 miles187 nmSoutheast SE
AgadezMon 9:10 AM542 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahMon 9:10 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaradiMon 9:10 AM862 km536 miles466 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyMon 9:10 AM896 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderMon 9:10 AM900 km559 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriMon 8:10 AM954 km593 miles515 nmSouthwest SW
KanoMon 9:10 AM1066 km662 miles576 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouMon 8:10 AM1197 km744 miles647 nmSouthwest SW

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