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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 = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 11:30:00 PM.

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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: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 57° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.74 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miNorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.0"940.84 miWest0° 02' 29.4"2.86 miNorth940.71 mi
24 hours11° 38' 46.6"754.88 miEast0° 33' 16.9"38.16 miNorth754.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaFri 3:30 AM273 km170 miles148 nmNorth N
SeebFri 3:30 AM364 km226 miles197 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatFri 3:30 AM365 km227 miles197 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalalahFri 3:30 AM521 km324 miles281 nmSouthwest SW
Abu DhabiFri 3:30 AM545 km339 miles294 nmNorthwest NW
DubaiFri 3:30 AM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahFri 3:30 AM582 km362 miles314 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bandar-AbbasFri 3:00 AM753 km468 miles407 nmNorth N
DohaFri 2:30 AM808 km502 miles436 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorFri 2:30 AM840 km522 miles453 nmNorthwest NW

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