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 02:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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' 58.0"||969.05 mi||west||0° 07' 31.8"||8.63 mi||south||969.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 57.0"||742.37 mi||east||3° 19' 53.2"||229.03 mi||south||782.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zinder||Mon 3:34 AM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm||SW|
|Agadez||Mon 3:34 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||NW|
|Maradi||Mon 3:34 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||WSW|
|Kano||Mon 3:34 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm||SSW|
|Arlit||Mon 3:34 AM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm||NW|
|Maiduguri||Mon 3:34 AM||501 km||311 miles||271 nm||SE|
|Zaria||Mon 3:34 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm||SSW|
|Sokoto||Mon 3:34 AM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||WSW|
|Kaduna||Mon 3:34 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||SSW|
|Ndjamena||Mon 3:34 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||SE|
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