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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 10:18:00 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: 12%
|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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 10:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 30.4"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 20.4"||1001.30 mi||west||0° 12' 07.3"||13.88 mi||south||1001.50 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 36.6"||830.19 mi||east||4° 58' 22.0"||341.67 mi||south||898.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Freetown||Fri 10:18 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 10:18 AM||781 km||486 miles||422 nm||NE|
|Bo||Fri 10:18 AM||814 km||506 miles||439 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 10:18 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm||ENE|
|Makeni||Fri 10:18 AM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm||NE|
|Kenema||Fri 10:18 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||ENE|
|Kakata||Fri 10:18 AM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm||ENE|
|Boké||Fri 10:18 AM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm||NNE|
|Koidu||Fri 10:18 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Fri 10:18 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm||NNE|
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