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 Wednesday, December 5, 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: 66%
|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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.12 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 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' 32.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.9"||995.57 mi||west||0° 10' 25.6"||11.94 mi||south||995.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 11.8"||756.80 mi||east||4° 21' 41.2"||299.70 mi||south||817.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Wed 5:34 AM||192 km||119 miles||103 nm||NW|
|Juba||Wed 5:34 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm||SSW|
|Nekemte||Wed 5:34 AM||427 km||265 miles||231 nm||ENE|
|Jimma||Wed 5:34 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||E|
|Wau||Wed 5:34 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm||W|
|Kosti||Wed 5:34 AM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm||N|
|Arba Minch||Wed 5:34 AM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm||ESE|
|Gulu||Wed 5:34 AM||601 km||373 miles||324 nm||S|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 5:34 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||NNW|
|Yambio||Wed 5:34 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||SW|
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