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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 4%
|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 Friday, September 14, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.14 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 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' 30.2"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.5"||995.69 mi||west||0° 11' 38.4"||13.33 mi||south||995.98 mi|
|24 hours||11° 55' 41.3"||818.77 mi||east||4° 50' 50.0"||333.09 mi||south||887.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hargeisa||Fri 10:28 AM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm||NNE|
|Dire Dawa||Fri 10:28 AM||313 km||194 miles||169 nm||NNW|
|Berbera||Fri 10:28 AM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm||NNE|
|Ali Sabieh||Fri 10:28 AM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm||N|
|Galkayo||Fri 10:28 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm||E|
|Adama||Fri 10:28 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm||WNW|
|Djibouti||Fri 10:28 AM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm||N|
|Debre Berhan||Fri 10:28 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||NW|
|Tadjoura||Fri 10:28 AM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm||N|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 10:28 AM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm||WNW|
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