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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 03:36:00 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: 61%
|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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 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' 30.6"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.3"||940.51 mi||west||0° 02' 35.1"||2.96 mi||south||940.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 31.5"||757.84 mi||east||1° 28' 35.1"||101.56 mi||south||768.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Faya-Largeau||Sun 4:36 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||SW|
|Fada||Sun 4:36 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm||S|
|Kufra||Sun 5:36 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||NNE|
|Abéché||Sun 4:36 AM||736 km||457 miles||397 nm||S|
|Al-Fashir||Sun 6:36 AM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm||SSE|
|Moussoro||Sun 4:36 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm||SSW|
|Mongo||Sun 4:36 AM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Sun 4:36 AM||1125 km||699 miles||607 nm||SW|
|Khartoum||Sun 6:36 AM||1331 km||827 miles||719 nm||ESE|
|Cairo||Sun 5:36 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm||NE|
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