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, November 2, 2012 at 00:10:00 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: 91%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.55 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 30.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.02 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.0"||938.17 mi||west||0° 00' 44.3"||0.85 mi||north||938.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 52.5"||754.07 mi||east||0° 09' 03.5"||10.39 mi||south||754.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aswan||Fri 2:10 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm||NE|
|Kharga Oasis||Fri 2:10 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm||NNE|
|Luxor||Fri 2:10 AM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||NNE|
|Khartoum||Fri 3:10 AM||682 km||423 miles||368 nm||SSE|
|Hurghada||Fri 2:10 AM||849 km||528 miles||459 nm||NNE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 3:10 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||E|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 3:10 AM||857 km||533 miles||463 nm||S|
|Fada||Fri 1:10 AM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm||WSW|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 3:10 AM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm||SSW|
|Kosti||Fri 3:10 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||SSE|
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