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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 1:20:00 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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 53' North, Longitude: 49° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.43 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 03.8"0.08 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.9"944.63 miWest0° 03' 54.0"4.47 miNorth944.44 mi
24 hours11° 35' 59.2"754.69 miEast1° 07' 45.1"77.68 miNorth755.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahFri 5:20 AM551 km342 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
Al MukallaFri 4:20 AM596 km371 miles322 nmSouth S
HofufFri 4:20 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth N
RiyadhFri 4:20 AM616 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaFri 4:20 AM623 km387 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-JamiliyahFri 4:20 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth N
Al KhorFri 4:20 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiFri 5:20 AM691 km429 miles373 nmNortheast NE
RiffaFri 4:20 AM696 km433 miles376 nmNorth N
ManamaFri 4:20 AM707 km439 miles382 nmNorth N

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