Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:20:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%
|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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.11 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 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' 45.1"||937.19 mi||West||0° 01' 37.5"||1.86 mi||North||937.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 14.6"||760.22 mi||East||0° 11' 41.0"||13.40 mi||North||759.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Sat 5:20 AM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm||NW|
|Seeb||Sat 5:20 AM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm||NW|
|Nizwa||Sat 5:20 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm||WNW|
|Al Ain||Sat 5:20 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm||WNW|
|Karachi||Sat 6:20 AM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm||NE|
|Sharjah||Sat 5:20 AM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm||NW|
|Dubai||Sat 5:20 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm||NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 5:20 AM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm||WNW|
|Hyderabad (PK)||Sat 6:20 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm||NE|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Sat 5:50 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||NW|
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