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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 06:28:00 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: 22%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.38 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 30.8"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 55.4"||991.73 mi||west||0° 10' 47.7"||12.36 mi||south||992.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 33.1"||800.02 mi||east||4° 33' 41.0"||313.47 mi||south||863.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Thu 9:28 AM||271 km||168 miles||146 nm||ESE|
|Birao||Thu 7:28 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm||WNW|
|Obo||Thu 7:28 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||S|
|Bria||Thu 7:28 AM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm||WSW|
|Al-Fashir||Thu 9:28 AM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm||N|
|Yambio||Thu 9:28 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm||SSE|
|Malakal||Thu 9:28 AM||634 km||394 miles||343 nm||E|
|Al-Ubayyid||Thu 9:28 AM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm||NE|
|Bambari||Thu 7:28 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||WSW|
|Abéché||Thu 7:28 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||NW|
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