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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 = Friday, September 7, 2012 at 1:08:00 AM.

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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: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 52' North, Longitude: 52° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.47 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.75 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.1"944.71 miWest0° 03' 55.1"4.49 miNorth944.53 mi
24 hours11° 35' 53.2"754.65 miEast1° 08' 12.4"78.20 miNorth755.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahFri 5:08 AM347 km216 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Abu DhabiFri 5:08 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NizwaFri 5:08 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
DohaFri 4:08 AM612 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 5:08 AM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorFri 4:08 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth N
Al-JamiliyahFri 4:08 AM659 km410 miles356 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahFri 5:08 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HofufFri 4:08 AM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebFri 5:08 AM704 km437 miles380 nmNortheast NE

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