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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 02:44:00 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: 59%
|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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.94 meters/second, 1565.8 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 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' 31.7"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.8"||972.79 mi||west||0° 08' 05.6"||9.28 mi||south||973.13 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 35.3"||753.92 mi||east||3° 33' 37.3"||244.76 mi||south||797.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teseney||Tue 5:44 AM||133 km||83 miles||72 nm||WNW|
|Asmara||Tue 5:44 AM||152 km||94 miles||82 nm||NE|
|Keren||Tue 5:44 AM||153 km||95 miles||82 nm||NNE|
|Kassala||Tue 5:44 AM||175 km||109 miles||95 nm||NW|
|Mek'ele||Tue 5:44 AM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm||ESE|
|Gondar||Tue 5:44 AM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm||S|
|Lalibela||Tue 5:44 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm||SSE|
|Bahir Dar||Tue 5:44 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm||S|
|Dessie||Tue 5:44 AM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm||SSE|
|Al Hudaydah||Tue 5:44 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm||E|
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