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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 = Saturday, September 8, 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: 55%

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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 61° 26' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.1"937.19 miWest0° 01' 37.5"1.86 miNorth937.10 mi
24 hours11° 46' 14.6"760.22 miEast0° 11' 41.0"13.40 miNorth759.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatSat 5:20 AM414 km257 miles223 nmNorthwest NW
SeebSat 5:20 AM447 km278 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
NizwaSat 5:20 AM456 km283 miles246 nmWest-northwest WNW
KarachiSat 6:20 AM716 km445 miles386 nmNortheast NE
DubaiSat 5:20 AM786 km488 miles424 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiSat 5:20 AM820 km510 miles443 nmWest-northwest WNW
Hyderabad (PK)Sat 6:20 AM859 km534 miles464 nmNortheast NE
Bandar-Abbas *Sat 5:50 AM861 km535 miles465 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahSat 5:20 AM890 km553 miles481 nmWest-southwest WSW
DohaSat 4:20 AM1118 km695 miles604 nmWest-northwest WNW

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