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 08:28:00 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: 6%
|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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.12 meters/second, 1613.2 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' 30.1"||1002.35 mi||west||0° 12' 38.1"||14.47 mi||south||1002.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 58.2"||859.94 mi||east||5° 03' 09.0"||347.18 mi||south||925.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Impfondo||Sat 9:28 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm||NW|
|Kisangani||Sat 10:28 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm||ENE|
|Ouésso||Sat 9:28 AM||579 km||360 miles||312 nm||WNW|
|Bimbo||Sat 9:28 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||NNW|
|Bangui||Sat 9:28 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||NNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 10:28 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm||SSE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 9:28 AM||699 km||434 miles||378 nm||WSW|
|Kinshasa||Sat 9:28 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||WSW|
|Berbérati||Sat 9:28 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm||NW|
|Franceville||Sat 9:28 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm||W|
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