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 Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 21:18:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 32.9"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 55.9"||1001.85 mi||west||0° 10' 54.9"||12.50 mi||north||1001.78 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 18.9"||746.36 mi||east||4° 11' 31.5"||288.08 mi||north||796.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Juba||Sun 12:18 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||WSW|
|Gulu||Sun 12:18 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm||SSW|
|Lira||Sun 12:18 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||SSW|
|Jimma||Sun 12:18 AM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm||NE|
|Arba Minch||Sun 12:18 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||E|
|Mbale||Sun 12:18 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||S|
|Malakal||Sun 12:18 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||NNW|
|Nekemte||Sun 12:18 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm||NE|
|Awasa||Sun 12:18 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||ENE|
|Kampala||Sun 12:18 AM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||SSW|
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