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 Friday, November 23, 2012 at 18:24:00 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: 80%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 23, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.72 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 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' 33.3"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 22.5"||999.25 mi||west||0° 10' 20.0"||11.84 mi||north||999.13 mi|
|24 hours||10° 41' 12.0"||733.62 mi||east||3° 56' 25.3"||270.82 mi||north||778.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Fri 9:24 PM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm||NE|
|Yambio||Fri 9:24 PM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm||SSE|
|Juba||Fri 9:24 PM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm||ESE|
|Malakal||Fri 9:24 PM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||ENE|
|Gulu||Fri 9:24 PM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm||SE|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 9:24 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||NNW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 9:24 PM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm||NNE|
|Kisangani||Fri 8:24 PM||760 km||472 miles||410 nm||SSW|
|Lira||Fri 9:24 PM||829 km||515 miles||448 nm||SE|
|Kosti||Fri 9:24 PM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm||NE|
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