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 09:38:00 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: 21%
|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 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.04 meters/second, 1598.5 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.1 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' 30.8"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.8"||993.20 mi||west||0° 10' 58.7"||12.57 mi||south||993.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 05.9"||803.01 mi||east||4° 37' 22.6"||317.69 mi||south||867.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ziguinchor||Thu 9:38 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Thu 9:38 AM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm||NE|
|Serekunda||Thu 9:38 AM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Thu 9:38 AM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm||NE|
|Boké||Thu 9:38 AM||690 km||429 miles||372 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Thu 9:38 AM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm||E|
|Bafatá||Thu 9:38 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||NE|
|Dakar||Thu 9:38 AM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm||NNE|
|Farafenni||Thu 9:38 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Thu 9:38 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||E|
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