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, September 7, 2012 at 00:20:00 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: 64%
|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 Friday, September 7, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.62 meters/second, 1521.4 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.5 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"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.1"||945.05 mi||west||0° 03' 59.3"||4.57 mi||north||944.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 29.3"||754.47 mi||east||1° 10' 01.2"||80.28 mi||north||755.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Karachi||Fri 5:20 AM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm||NNE|
|Muscat||Fri 4:20 AM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm||NW|
|Hyderabad (PK)||Fri 5:20 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||NNE|
|Seeb||Fri 4:20 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm||NW|
|Nizwa||Fri 4:20 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm||WNW|
|Mumbai||Fri 5:50 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm||E|
|Surat||Fri 5:50 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||E|
|Ahmedabad||Fri 5:50 AM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm||ENE|
|Vadodara||Fri 5:50 AM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm||ENE|
|Pune||Fri 5:50 AM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm||E|
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