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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 4:52:00 pm.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 84%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, December 7, 2016 at 9:04 am
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, December 14, 2016 at 12:07 am

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 16:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 27' North, Longitude: 58° 57' East

The ground speed is currently 441.94 meters/second, 1591.0 kilometres/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.8"988.41 miWest0° 10' 44.3"12.30 miNorth988.26 mi
24 hours13° 35' 43.4"930.20 miEast4° 02' 15.9"277.52 miNorth965.30 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 8:52 pm1498 km931 miles809 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenSat 7:52 pm1597 km992 miles862 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 7:52 pm1668 km1036 miles900 nmWest-southwest WSW
MuscatSat 8:52 pm1677 km1042 miles905 nmNorth N
MaleSat 9:52 pm1678 km1043 miles906 nmEast-southeast ESE
DjiboutiSat 7:52 pm1767 km1098 miles954 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaSat 7:52 pm1777 km1104 miles959 nmWest-northwest WNW
Abu DhabiSat 8:52 pm1838 km1142 miles993 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MumbaiSat 10:22 pm1895 km1178 miles1023 nmNortheast NE
DubaiSat 8:52 pm1901 km1181 miles1026 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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