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 02:14:00 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: 75%
|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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.59 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 32.2"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.9"||983.25 mi||west||0° 09' 07.2"||10.45 mi||south||983.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 35.5"||745.74 mi||east||3° 54' 25.7"||268.56 mi||south||797.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al-Fashir||Tue 5:14 AM||194 km||120 miles||105 nm||NNW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Tue 5:14 AM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm||ENE|
|Wau||Tue 5:14 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm||SSE|
|Malakal||Tue 5:14 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||ESE|
|Kosti||Tue 5:14 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm||E|
|Khartoum||Tue 5:14 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm||ENE|
|Yambio||Tue 5:14 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm||SSE|
|Sarh||Tue 3:14 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm||WSW|
|Juba||Tue 5:14 AM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm||SE|
|Bangui||Tue 3:14 AM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm||SW|
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