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 01:10:00 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 1:59 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.8 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"||944.76 mi||west||0° 03' 54.7"||4.49 mi||north||944.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 54.9"||754.71 mi||east||1° 08' 05.3"||78.07 mi||north||756.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Fri 5:10 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm||SE|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 5:10 AM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm||NNE|
|Doha||Fri 4:10 AM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm||N|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Fri 4:10 AM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm||N|
|Al Khor||Fri 4:10 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm||N|
|Hofuf||Fri 4:10 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm||NNW|
|Al Mukalla||Fri 4:10 AM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm||SSW|
|Nizwa||Fri 5:10 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm||ENE|
|Dubai||Fri 5:10 AM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm||NNE|
|Riffa||Fri 4:10 AM||708 km||440 miles||383 nm||NNW|
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