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, November 10, 2012 at 06:26:00 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: 18%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.3"||0.24 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 37.0"||1000.86 mi||west||0° 12' 21.0"||14.15 mi||south||1000.85 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 50.9"||860.71 mi||east||4° 53' 11.3"||335.80 mi||south||920.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gitega||Sat 8:26 AM||5 km||3 miles||3 nm||S|
|Bujumbura||Sat 8:26 AM||64 km||40 miles||34 nm||W|
|Muyinga||Sat 8:26 AM||75 km||47 miles||41 nm||NE|
|Butare||Sat 8:26 AM||89 km||55 miles||48 nm||NNW|
|Gitarama||Sat 8:26 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm||N|
|Bukavu||Sat 8:26 AM||154 km||95 miles||83 nm||NW|
|Kigali||Sat 8:26 AM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm||N|
|Rwamagana||Sat 8:26 AM||168 km||105 miles||91 nm||NNE|
|Ruhengeri||Sat 8:26 AM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm||N|
|Mbarara||Sat 9:26 AM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm||NNE|
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