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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:24:00 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: 83%
|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 Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.25 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 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' 32.0"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||south||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.9"||969.01 mi||west||0° 07' 31.1"||8.62 mi||south||969.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 08' 00.9"||742.42 mi||east||3° 19' 37.0"||228.73 mi||south||782.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maiduguri||Mon 3:24 AM||403 km||250 miles||217 nm||S|
|Ndjamena||Mon 3:24 AM||445 km||277 miles||240 nm||SE|
|Zinder||Mon 3:24 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm||WSW|
|Agadez||Mon 3:24 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm||WNW|
|Kano||Mon 3:24 AM||598 km||371 miles||323 nm||SW|
|Maradi||Mon 3:24 AM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm||WSW|
|Kaduna||Mon 3:24 AM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm||SW|
|Moundou||Mon 3:24 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||SSE|
|Abuja||Mon 3:24 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm||SW|
|Sarh||Mon 3:24 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm||SE|
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