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 09:38:00 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: 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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.53 meters/second, 1603.9 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.0 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"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.1"||996.55 mi||west||0° 11' 44.7"||13.45 mi||south||996.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 33.9"||820.50 mi||east||4° 52' 43.5"||335.25 mi||south||889.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bamenda||Fri 10:38 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm||WSW|
|Jalingo||Fri 10:38 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm||NNW|
|Yaoundé||Fri 10:38 AM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm||S|
|Garoua||Fri 10:38 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm||NNE|
|Douala||Fri 10:38 AM||377 km||234 miles||204 nm||SW|
|Makurdi||Fri 10:38 AM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm||WNW|
|Malabo||Fri 10:38 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm||SW|
|Uyo||Fri 10:38 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm||WSW|
|Enugu||Fri 10:38 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||W|
|Ebebiyín||Fri 10:38 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||S|
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