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 1:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 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"||941.88 mi||west||0° 03' 41.0"||4.22 mi||south||942.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 46.7"||772.61 mi||east||1° 55' 46.2"||132.72 mi||south||788.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bardaï||Mon 7:10 AM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm||ENE|
|Faya-Largeau||Mon 7:10 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm||ESE|
|Moussoro||Mon 7:10 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm||SSE|
|Fada||Mon 7:10 AM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm||ESE|
|Arlit||Mon 7:10 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm||W|
|Agadez||Mon 7:10 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||WSW|
|Ndjamena||Mon 7:10 AM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm||S|
|Abéché||Mon 7:10 AM||938 km||583 miles||506 nm||SE|
|Zinder||Mon 7:10 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||SW|
|Mongo||Mon 7:10 AM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm||SSE|
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