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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 7%
|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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.16 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 29.5"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.5"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 32.8"||1002.38 mi||west||0° 12' 37.4"||14.46 mi||south||1002.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 42.1"||858.47 mi||east||5° 03' 15.9"||347.29 mi||south||924.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisumu||Sat 10:28 AM||77 km||48 miles||41 nm||NNW|
|Nakuru||Sat 10:28 AM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm||ENE|
|Nairobi||Sat 10:28 AM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm||ESE|
|Mbale||Sat 10:28 AM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm||NNW|
|Kampala||Sat 10:28 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||WNW|
|Entebbe||Sat 10:28 AM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm||WNW|
|Mwanza||Sat 10:28 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm||SW|
|Arusha||Sat 10:28 AM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm||SSE|
|Lira||Sat 10:28 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||NW|
|Mbarara||Sat 10:28 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm||W|
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