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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, October 6, 2012 at 12:20:00 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: 71%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 57° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.62 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"937.11 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miNorth937.11 mi
24 hours11° 42' 32.6"756.16 miEast0° 24' 55.6"28.58 miSouth757.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaSat 4:20 AM218 km136 miles118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebSat 4:20 AM318 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatSat 4:20 AM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiSat 4:20 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorthwest NW
DubaiSat 4:20 AM501 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahSat 4:20 AM508 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahSat 4:20 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar-AbbasSat 3:50 AM686 km426 miles370 nmNorth N
DohaSat 3:20 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorSat 3:20 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorthwest NW

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