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 Saturday, September 8, 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: 55%
|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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.12 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.6 miles/hour or 814.7 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' 30.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.3"||937.28 mi||west||0° 01' 38.4"||1.88 mi||north||937.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 11.6"||760.24 mi||east||0° 12' 02.2"||13.80 mi||north||759.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Karachi||Sat 6:10 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||NE|
|Muscat||Sat 5:10 AM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm||WNW|
|Seeb||Sat 5:10 AM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm||WNW|
|Nizwa||Sat 5:10 AM||660 km||410 miles||357 nm||WNW|
|Hyderabad (PK)||Sat 6:10 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||NE|
|Ahmedabad||Sat 6:40 AM||965 km||599 miles||521 nm||ENE|
|Surat||Sat 6:40 AM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm||E|
|Dubai||Sat 5:10 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm||WNW|
|Mumbai||Sat 6:40 AM||994 km||617 miles||537 nm||ESE|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Sat 5:40 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||NW|
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