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 03:24:00 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: 65%
|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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.28 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 27.7"||996.01 mi||west||0° 10' 28.0"||11.99 mi||south||996.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 26.5"||757.40 mi||east||4° 22' 28.7"||300.63 mi||south||817.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Wed 4:24 AM||252 km||156 miles||136 nm||WNW|
|Bambari||Wed 4:24 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm||S|
|Bangui||Wed 4:24 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||SSW|
|Bimbo||Wed 4:24 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm||SSW|
|Moundou||Wed 4:24 AM||479 km||297 miles||258 nm||W|
|Berbérati||Wed 4:24 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 4:24 AM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm||NW|
|Al-Fashir||Wed 6:24 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm||NE|
|Wau||Wed 6:24 AM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm||E|
|Yambio||Wed 6:24 AM||966 km||600 miles||521 nm||ESE|
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