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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 03:10:00 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: 52%
|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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.41 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 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' 30.7"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.1"||949.09 mi||west||0° 04' 50.1"||5.54 mi||south||949.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 06.6"||760.92 mi||east||2° 21' 11.0"||161.83 mi||south||782.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Mon 6:10 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm||WNW|
|Makkah||Mon 6:10 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm||NNE|
|Jeddah||Mon 6:10 AM||273 km||170 miles||147 nm||N|
|Keren||Mon 6:10 AM||371 km||231 miles||201 nm||SSW|
|Khamis Mushait||Mon 6:10 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||ESE|
|Asmara||Mon 6:10 AM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm||S|
|Mendefera||Mon 6:10 AM||462 km||287 miles||250 nm||S|
|Kassala||Mon 6:10 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||SW|
|Teseney||Mon 6:10 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||SSW|
|Medina||Mon 6:10 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||N|
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