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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 01:10:00 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: 79%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.54 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.5 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' 30.9"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.6"||940.39 mi||west||0° 02' 20.0"||2.68 mi||north||940.28 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 11.1"||754.98 mi||east||0° 29' 24.9"||33.73 mi||north||754.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aswan||Fri 3:10 AM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm||N|
|Port Sudan||Fri 4:10 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||ESE|
|Khartoum||Fri 4:10 AM||551 km||342 miles||298 nm||S|
|Luxor||Fri 3:10 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm||N|
|Kharga Oasis||Fri 3:10 AM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm||NNW|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:10 AM||624 km||387 miles||337 nm||E|
|Kassala||Fri 4:10 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm||SSE|
|Makkah||Fri 4:10 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||E|
|Teseney||Fri 4:10 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||SSE|
|Hurghada||Fri 3:10 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm||N|
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