Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 12:20:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 73%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.01 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 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' 31.7"||15.96 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||North||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 50.0"||957.16 mi||West||0° 06' 04.1"||6.96 mi||North||956.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 28.5"||749.34 mi||East||2° 02' 11.9"||140.08 mi||North||757.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Thu 4:20 AM||146 km||90 miles||79 nm||SE|
|Al Mukalla||Thu 3:20 AM||546 km||340 miles||295 nm||SW|
|Hadibu||Thu 3:20 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm||S|
|Nizwa||Thu 4:20 AM||743 km||461 miles||401 nm||NE|
|Abu Dhabi||Thu 4:20 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm||N|
|Bosaso||Thu 3:20 AM||827 km||514 miles||446 nm||SSW|
|Doha||Thu 3:20 AM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm||N|
|Seeb||Thu 4:20 AM||849 km||528 miles||458 nm||NE|
|Dubai||Thu 4:20 AM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm||NNE|
|Muscat||Thu 4:20 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm||NE|
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