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 Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 00:20:00 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: 92%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 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' 31.8"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.2"||962.34 mi||west||0° 06' 37.5"||7.59 mi||north||962.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 46.6"||750.34 mi||east||2° 16' 23.8"||156.34 mi||north||761.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fada||Wed 1:20 AM||82 km||51 miles||44 nm||WNW|
|Faya-Largeau||Wed 1:20 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||WNW|
|Abéché||Wed 1:20 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||SSW|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 3:20 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||SE|
|Mongo||Wed 1:20 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||SW|
|Moussoro||Wed 1:20 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm||WSW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 1:20 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||WSW|
|Sarh||Wed 1:20 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||SSW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 3:20 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm||ESE|
|Khartoum||Wed 3:20 AM||1109 km||689 miles||599 nm||E|
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