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 02:20:00 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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.47 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.5"||938.08 mi||west||0° 00' 31.6"||0.60 mi||north||938.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 49.4"||753.95 mi||east||0° 14' 08.6"||16.22 mi||south||754.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|In Salah||Fri 3:20 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm||NE|
|Tindouf||Fri 3:20 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm||NW|
|Ouagadougou||Fri 2:20 AM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm||S|
|Niamey||Fri 3:20 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||SSE|
|Koudougou||Fri 2:20 AM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm||S|
|Koutiala||Fri 2:20 AM||992 km||617 miles||536 nm||SSW|
|Bamako||Fri 2:20 AM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm||SSW|
|El Aaiún||Fri 2:20 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||NW|
|Marrakech||Fri 2:20 AM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm||NNW|
|Nouakchott||Fri 2:20 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm||W|
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