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 Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 20:06:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:38 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 12:49 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 20:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.84 meters/second, 1489.8 km/hour, 925.7 miles/hour or 804.4 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' 28.8"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.01 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 49.0"||925.37 mi||west||0° 00' 48.7"||0.93 mi||south||925.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 23.4"||799.32 mi||east||0° 51' 52.0"||59.48 mi||south||803.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Sun 12:06 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm||NW|
|Seeb||Sun 12:06 AM||191 km||118 miles||103 nm||NW|
|Nizwa||Sun 12:06 AM||212 km||132 miles||115 nm||WNW|
|Sharjah||Sun 12:06 AM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm||NW|
|Dubai||Sun 12:06 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm||NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Sun 12:06 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||WNW|
|Bandar-Abbas||Sat 11:36 PM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||NNW|
|Karachi||Sun 1:06 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||ENE|
|Salalah||Sun 12:06 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm||SW|
|Doha||Sat 11:06 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||WNW|
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