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 17:44:00 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: 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 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.58 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' 13.7"||1005.61 mi||west||0° 11' 03.5"||12.66 mi||north||1005.61 mi|
|24 hours||10° 39' 55.5"||736.94 mi||east||4° 18' 05.9"||295.58 mi||north||792.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kisangani||Thu 7:44 PM||279 km||173 miles||150 nm||SSW|
|Yambio||Thu 8:44 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm||NE|
|Obo||Thu 6:44 PM||301 km||187 miles||163 nm||N|
|Goma||Thu 7:44 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm||SSE|
|Ruhengeri||Thu 7:44 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm||SE|
|Wau||Thu 8:44 PM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm||NNE|
|Mbarara||Thu 8:44 PM||588 km||366 miles||318 nm||SE|
|Juba||Thu 8:44 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm||ENE|
|Bukavu||Thu 7:44 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm||SSE|
|Gitarama||Thu 7:44 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm||SE|
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