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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.3"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.1"||944.71 mi||west||0° 03' 55.1"||4.49 mi||north||944.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 53.2"||754.65 mi||east||1° 08' 12.4"||78.20 mi||north||755.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Fri 5:08 AM||347 km||216 miles||187 nm||SSE|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 5:08 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm||NNE|
|Nizwa||Fri 5:08 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||NE|
|Doha||Fri 4:08 AM||612 km||381 miles||331 nm||NNW|
|Dubai||Fri 5:08 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||NNE|
|Al Khor||Fri 4:08 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||N|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Fri 4:08 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm||NNW|
|Sharjah||Fri 5:08 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm||NNE|
|Hofuf||Fri 4:08 AM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm||NNW|
|Seeb||Fri 5:08 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm||NE|
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