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 Sunday, November 11, 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: 10%
|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 Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.74 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 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' 27.9"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 55.2"||990.25 mi||west||0° 11' 55.8"||13.67 mi||south||990.09 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 46.9"||904.53 mi||east||4° 33' 12.4"||312.99 mi||south||951.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 9:26 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Sun 9:26 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm||SSE|
|Zanzibar City||Sun 9:26 AM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm||WNW|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 9:26 AM||484 km||300 miles||261 nm||SSE|
|Mombasa||Sun 9:26 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm||NNW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 9:26 AM||588 km||365 miles||318 nm||SSE|
|Dodoma||Sun 9:26 AM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||WNW|
|Nampula||Sun 8:26 AM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm||SSW|
|Kismayo||Sun 9:26 AM||875 km||544 miles||473 nm||N|
|Garissa||Sun 9:26 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm||NNW|
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