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 22:18:00 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 22:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.77 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 56.0"||1001.61 mi||west||0° 10' 52.9"||12.46 mi||north||1001.53 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 25.5"||746.31 mi||east||4° 10' 31.6"||286.96 mi||north||796.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bangui||Sat 11:18 PM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm||SSW|
|Kaga-Bandoro||Sat 11:18 PM||157 km||97 miles||85 nm||NNE|
|Bimbo||Sat 11:18 PM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm||SSW|
|Bambari||Sat 11:18 PM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm||E|
|Bozoum||Sat 11:18 PM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm||WNW|
|Bria||Sat 11:18 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm||ENE|
|Berbérati||Sat 11:18 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm||WSW|
|Sarh||Sat 11:18 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm||N|
|Impfondo||Sat 11:18 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||SSW|
|Moundou||Sat 11:18 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||NW|
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