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 08:08:00 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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 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' 31.0"||1002.38 mi||west||0° 12' 37.9"||14.47 mi||south||1002.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 32.9"||859.47 mi||east||5° 03' 11.5"||347.23 mi||south||925.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Sat 10:08 AM||152 km||94 miles||82 nm||N|
|Kindu||Sat 10:08 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm||SSE|
|Bukavu||Sat 10:08 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm||ESE|
|Goma||Sat 10:08 AM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm||ESE|
|Ruhengeri||Sat 10:08 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||E|
|Gitarama||Sat 10:08 AM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm||ESE|
|Butare||Sat 10:08 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||ESE|
|Bujumbura||Sat 10:08 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||ESE|
|Kigali||Sat 10:08 AM||529 km||328 miles||285 nm||ESE|
|Ngozi||Sat 10:08 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||ESE|
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