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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 00:34:00 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: 76%
|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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.16 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 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' 32.2"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 19.6"||982.21 mi||west||0° 09' 01.1"||10.33 mi||south||982.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 49.3"||745.23 mi||east||3° 52' 13.2"||266.01 mi||south||795.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Tue 3:34 AM||218 km||135 miles||118 nm||SW|
|Al Mukalla||Tue 3:34 AM||299 km||186 miles||161 nm||NW|
|Hadibu||Tue 3:34 AM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||E|
|Salalah||Tue 4:34 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||NE|
|Aden||Tue 3:34 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm||W|
|Berbera||Tue 3:34 AM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm||WSW|
|Galkayo||Tue 3:34 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm||SSW|
|Ta'izz||Tue 3:34 AM||751 km||466 miles||405 nm||W|
|Sana||Tue 3:34 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm||WNW|
|Hargeisa||Tue 3:34 AM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm||WSW|
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