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 06:10:00 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: 60%
|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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.8"||941.22 mi||west||0° 02' 50.0"||3.25 mi||south||941.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 13.4"||758.07 mi||east||1° 34' 27.5"||108.30 mi||south||769.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nouadhibou||Sun 6:10 AM||107 km||67 miles||58 nm||NW|
|Nouakchott||Sun 6:10 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm||S|
|Dakhla||Sun 6:10 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||N|
|Rosso||Sun 6:10 AM||429 km||266 miles||231 nm||S|
|Saint-Louis||Sun 6:10 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||S|
|Tidjikja||Sun 6:10 AM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm||ESE|
|Touba||Sun 6:10 AM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||S|
|Thiès||Sun 6:10 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||S|
|Dakar||Sun 6:10 AM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm||SSW|
|Cape Bojador||Sun 6:10 AM||662 km||411 miles||358 nm||NNE|
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