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 02:34:00 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: 75%
|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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.67 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.7 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"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.1"||983.36 mi||west||0° 09' 08.3"||10.47 mi||south||983.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 33.3"||745.78 mi||east||3° 54' 50.2"||269.01 mi||south||797.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abéché||Tue 3:34 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm||NNW|
|Birao||Tue 3:34 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||SSE|
|Mongo||Tue 3:34 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm||W|
|Al-Fashir||Tue 5:34 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||ENE|
|Sarh||Tue 3:34 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm||SW|
|Fada||Tue 3:34 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm||N|
|Moussoro||Tue 3:34 AM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm||WNW|
|Bria||Tue 3:34 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||S|
|Kaga-Bandoro||Tue 3:34 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm||SSW|
|Faya-Largeau||Tue 3:34 AM||704 km||438 miles||380 nm||NNW|
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