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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 01:34:00 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: 62%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.33 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.1 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' 30.6"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.1"||939.93 mi||west||0° 02' 23.1"||2.73 mi||south||940.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 44.8"||757.62 mi||east||1° 23' 52.0"||96.15 mi||south||767.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Sun 5:34 AM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm||SE|
|Doha||Sun 4:34 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm||N|
|Hofuf||Sun 4:34 AM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm||NNW|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sun 4:34 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm||N|
|Abu Dhabi||Sun 5:34 AM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm||NE|
|Al Khor||Sun 4:34 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm||N|
|Riyadh||Sun 4:34 AM||617 km||383 miles||333 nm||NW|
|Riffa||Sun 4:34 AM||617 km||384 miles||333 nm||N|
|Manama||Sun 4:34 AM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm||N|
|Dammam||Sun 4:34 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||N|
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