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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 17:34:00 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: 71%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.59 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 33.1"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 13.6"||1005.63 mi||west||0° 11' 03.7"||12.67 mi||north||1005.63 mi|
|24 hours||10° 39' 57.0"||736.99 mi||east||4° 18' 12.8"||295.71 mi||north||792.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yambio||Thu 8:34 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm||NNW|
|Arua||Thu 8:34 PM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm||E|
|Gulu||Thu 8:34 PM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm||E|
|Juba||Thu 8:34 PM||384 km||239 miles||208 nm||NE|
|Obo||Thu 6:34 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||NW|
|Mbarara||Thu 8:34 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm||SSE|
|Lira||Thu 8:34 PM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm||E|
|Ruhengeri||Thu 7:34 PM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm||S|
|Kisangani||Thu 7:34 PM||477 km||296 miles||257 nm||WSW|
|Goma||Thu 7:34 PM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm||S|
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