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 21:28:00 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: 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 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.89 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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"||1001.86 mi||west||0° 10' 54.5"||12.49 mi||north||1001.79 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 20.0"||746.40 mi||east||4° 11' 20.7"||287.89 mi||north||796.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Juba||Sun 12:28 AM||92 km||57 miles||50 nm||SE|
|Yambio||Sun 12:28 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm||WSW|
|Gulu||Sun 12:28 AM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm||SSE|
|Lira||Sun 12:28 AM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm||SSE|
|Wau||Sun 12:28 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||NW|
|Malakal||Sun 12:28 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm||N|
|Kampala||Sun 12:28 AM||595 km||369 miles||321 nm||SSE|
|Mbale||Sun 12:28 AM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm||SE|
|Entebbe||Sun 12:28 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm||SSE|
|Mbarara||Sun 12:28 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||S|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.