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 07:38:00 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: 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 07:38:00 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 871.1 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' 29.5"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.5"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 32.3"||1002.43 mi||west||0° 12' 37.5"||14.46 mi||south||1002.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 54.9"||858.76 mi||east||5° 03' 14.9"||347.30 mi||south||924.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Entebbe||Sat 10:38 AM||91 km||56 miles||49 nm||NNW|
|Kampala||Sat 10:38 AM||116 km||72 miles||63 nm||N|
|Bukoba||Sat 10:38 AM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm||SW|
|Mwanza||Sat 10:38 AM||199 km||124 miles||108 nm||S|
|Mbarara||Sat 10:38 AM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm||W|
|Kisumu||Sat 10:38 AM||240 km||149 miles||130 nm||ENE|
|Mbale||Sat 10:38 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm||NE|
|Rwamagana||Sat 9:38 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm||WSW|
|Kigali||Sat 9:38 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm||WSW|
|Lira||Sat 10:38 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm||N|
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