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 01:10:00 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 7:50 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 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' 30.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.8"||938.16 mi||west||0° 00' 38.3"||0.73 mi||north||938.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 51.5"||754.04 mi||east||0° 11' 25.8"||13.11 mi||south||754.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sabha||Fri 3:10 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm||N|
|Agadez||Fri 2:10 AM||803 km||499 miles||433 nm||WSW|
|Zinder||Fri 2:10 AM||971 km||604 miles||525 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Fri 2:10 AM||973 km||605 miles||525 nm||S|
|Kano||Fri 2:10 AM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm||SSW|
|Tripoli||Fri 3:10 AM||1337 km||831 miles||722 nm||N|
|Abuja||Fri 2:10 AM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm||SSW|
|Niamey||Fri 2:10 AM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm||WSW|
|Valletta||Fri 2:10 AM||1664 km||1034 miles||899 nm||N|
|Tunis||Fri 2:10 AM||1810 km||1125 miles||977 nm||NNW|
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