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 Tuesday, October 9, 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: 41%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.91 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 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"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.7"||963.68 mi||west||0° 07' 14.8"||8.31 mi||south||964.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 40.6"||768.64 mi||east||3° 16' 31.8"||225.20 mi||south||806.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Tue 7:10 AM||96 km||60 miles||52 nm||NE|
|Arlit||Tue 7:10 AM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm||N|
|Maradi||Tue 7:10 AM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm||S|
|Zinder||Tue 7:10 AM||329 km||204 miles||178 nm||SSE|
|Sokoto||Tue 7:10 AM||429 km||266 miles||231 nm||SSW|
|Kano||Tue 7:10 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm||SSE|
|Zaria||Tue 7:10 AM||584 km||363 miles||316 nm||S|
|Kaduna||Tue 7:10 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||S|
|Niamey||Tue 7:10 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm||WSW|
|Kandi||Tue 7:10 AM||749 km||466 miles||405 nm||SW|
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