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 7:41 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 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, 1001.9 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"||1001.91 mi||west||0° 10' 54.7"||12.50 mi||north||1001.84 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 19.0"||746.41 mi||east||4° 11' 30.3"||288.08 mi||north||797.04 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||215 km||134 miles||116 nm||WSW|
|Gulu||Sun 12:18 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||SSW|
|Lira||Sun 12:18 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm||S|
|Mbale||Sun 12:18 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||S|
|Malakal||Sun 12:18 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||NNW|
|Yambio||Sun 12:18 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm||W|
|Kampala||Sun 12:18 AM||574 km||356 miles||310 nm||S|
|Entebbe||Sun 12:18 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm||S|
|Wau||Sun 12:18 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||WNW|
|Nakuru||Sun 12:18 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm||SSE|
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