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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 = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 5:36:00 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: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 23° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.11 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.70 miWest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miSouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"941.68 miWest0° 03' 37.6"4.16 miSouth941.87 mi
24 hours11° 53' 48.0"772.47 miEast1° 54' 26.0"131.19 miSouth788.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaMon 6:36 AM374 km232 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KufraMon 7:36 AM444 km276 miles240 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauMon 6:36 AM498 km310 miles269 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéMon 6:36 AM747 km464 miles403 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumMon 8:36 AM1112 km691 miles601 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaMon 6:36 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmSouthwest SW
CairoMon 7:36 AM1359 km844 miles734 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaMon 7:36 AM1396 km867 miles754 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TripoliMon 7:36 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakkahMon 8:36 AM1730 km1075 miles934 nmEast E

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