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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 03:10:00 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: 35%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 30.2"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 15.1"||940.90 mi||west||0° 03' 23.0"||3.88 mi||south||941.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 52.4"||771.91 mi||east||1° 48' 43.1"||124.64 mi||south||786.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nizwa||Mon 7:10 AM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm||NNW|
|Muscat||Mon 7:10 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm||N|
|Seeb||Mon 7:10 AM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm||N|
|Salalah||Mon 7:10 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||SW|
|Abu Dhabi||Mon 7:10 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm||NW|
|Dubai||Mon 7:10 AM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm||NNW|
|Sharjah||Mon 7:10 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||NNW|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Mon 7:40 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||NNW|
|Doha||Mon 6:10 AM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm||NW|
|Al Khor||Mon 6:10 AM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm||NW|
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