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 29, 2012 at 21:52:00 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: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.46 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 30.6"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.8"||937.98 mi||west||0° 00' 45.7"||0.88 mi||south||938.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 20.2"||754.50 mi||east||0° 45' 00.2"||51.60 mi||south||758.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Fri 12:52 AM||331 km||206 miles||179 nm||SSW|
|Makkah||Fri 12:52 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm||W|
|Riyadh||Fri 12:52 AM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||NNE|
|Jeddah||Fri 12:52 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||W|
|Buraidah||Fri 12:52 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||N|
|Sana||Fri 12:52 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm||S|
|Medina||Fri 12:52 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||NW|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 12:52 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||SSW|
|Hofuf||Fri 12:52 AM||733 km||456 miles||396 nm||NE|
|Port Sudan||Fri 12:52 AM||757 km||471 miles||409 nm||W|
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