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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 03:08:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.07 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 31.3"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.6"||1004.43 mi||west||0° 11' 51.8"||13.59 mi||south||1004.49 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 13.5"||808.29 mi||east||4° 45' 28.1"||326.91 mi||south||870.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Fri 6:08 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm||NNW|
|Kismayo||Fri 6:08 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||W|
|Garissa||Fri 6:08 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm||W|
|Mombasa||Fri 6:08 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||WSW|
|Galkayo||Fri 6:08 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||N|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 6:08 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm||SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:08 AM||1039 km||645 miles||561 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Fri 7:08 AM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm||ESE|
|Nairobi||Fri 6:08 AM||1088 km||676 miles||587 nm||W|
|Moroni||Fri 6:08 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm||SSW|
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