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, September 10, 2012 at 06:10:00 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: 34%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.20 meters/second, 1516.3 km/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.7 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' 30.2"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.9"||941.89 mi||west||0° 03' 41.1"||4.23 mi||south||942.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 46.6"||772.62 mi||east||1° 55' 49.0"||132.77 mi||south||788.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Faya-Largeau||Mon 7:10 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||ESE|
|Moussoro||Mon 7:10 AM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm||SSE|
|Arlit||Mon 7:10 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm||W|
|Agadez||Mon 7:10 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||WSW|
|Fada||Mon 7:10 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm||ESE|
|Ndjamena||Mon 7:10 AM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm||S|
|Zinder||Mon 7:10 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||SW|
|Abéché||Mon 7:10 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm||SE|
|Mongo||Mon 7:10 AM||979 km||609 miles||529 nm||SSE|
|Kano||Mon 7:10 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm||SW|
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