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 02:54:00 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 2:46 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.8"||995.79 mi||west||0° 10' 26.6"||11.96 mi||south||996.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 17.8"||757.08 mi||east||4° 22' 00.9"||300.10 mi||south||817.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Wed 5:54 AM||61 km||38 miles||33 nm||SE|
|Yambio||Wed 5:54 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm||SSE|
|Malakal||Wed 5:54 AM||468 km||291 miles||252 nm||ENE|
|Juba||Wed 5:54 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||SE|
|Al-Ubayyid||Wed 5:54 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm||NNE|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 5:54 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||NNW|
|Kosti||Wed 5:54 AM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm||NE|
|Gulu||Wed 5:54 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||SE|
|Lira||Wed 5:54 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||SE|
|Kisangani||Wed 4:54 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||SSW|
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