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 09:28:00 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: 17%
|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 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 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"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 12.2"||0.24 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 25.6"||999.86 mi||west||0° 12' 20.5"||14.13 mi||south||999.84 mi|
|24 hours||12° 33' 03.2"||866.03 mi||east||4° 51' 48.3"||334.20 mi||south||924.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Monrovia||Sat 9:28 AM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 9:28 AM||1385 km||861 miles||748 nm||N|
|Conakry||Sat 9:28 AM||1496 km||929 miles||808 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Sat 9:28 AM||1518 km||944 miles||820 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 9:28 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||NE|
|Jamestown||Sat 9:28 AM||1602 km||995 miles||865 nm||SE|
|Bissau||Sat 9:28 AM||1763 km||1096 miles||952 nm||N|
|Accra||Sat 9:28 AM||1866 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||NE|
|Banjul||Sat 9:28 AM||1951 km||1212 miles||1054 nm||N|
|Bamako||Sat 9:28 AM||1959 km||1218 miles||1058 nm||NNE|
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