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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 08:38:00 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: 9%
|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 Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 08:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.99 meters/second, 1584.0 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.3 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' 30.4"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 27.7"||984.13 mi||west||0° 10' 16.6"||11.78 mi||south||984.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 55.2"||802.65 mi||east||4° 23' 59.3"||302.40 mi||south||862.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndjamena||Thu 9:38 AM||108 km||67 miles||58 nm||NE|
|Maiduguri||Thu 9:38 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||WNW|
|Garoua||Thu 9:38 AM||252 km||157 miles||136 nm||SSW|
|Moundou||Thu 9:38 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm||SSE|
|Jalingo||Thu 9:38 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||SW|
|Sarh||Thu 9:38 AM||488 km||304 miles||264 nm||ESE|
|Kano||Thu 9:38 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||W|
|Zinder||Thu 9:38 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm||WNW|
|Bamenda||Thu 9:38 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||SW|
|Kaduna||Thu 9:38 AM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm||W|
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