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 Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 21:46:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.02 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 30.8"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 01.6"||0.03 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.4"||939.30 mi||west||0° 01' 34.4"||1.81 mi||north||939.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 18.5"||756.52 mi||east||0° 11' 03.5"||12.68 mi||north||756.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Sudan||Thu 12:46 AM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm||ESE|
|Jeddah||Thu 12:46 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm||E|
|Khartoum||Thu 12:46 AM||580 km||361 miles||313 nm||SSW|
|Makkah||Thu 12:46 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||E|
|Kassala||Thu 12:46 AM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm||SSE|
|Teseney||Thu 12:46 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||SSE|
|Medina||Thu 12:46 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||NE|
|Hurghada||Wed 11:46 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||N|
|Keren||Thu 12:46 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm||SE|
|Asmara||Thu 12:46 AM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm||SE|
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