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 01:36:00 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 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.33 meters/second, 1513.2 km/hour, 940.3 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"||940.01 mi||west||0° 02' 23.3"||2.74 mi||south||940.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 44.6"||757.68 mi||east||1° 23' 59.2"||96.30 mi||south||767.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hofuf||Sun 4:36 AM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||N|
|Doha||Sun 4:36 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||NNE|
|Riyadh||Sun 4:36 AM||568 km||353 miles||306 nm||NW|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sun 4:36 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||N|
|Salalah||Sun 5:36 AM||579 km||360 miles||312 nm||SE|
|Al Khor||Sun 4:36 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm||NNE|
|Riffa||Sun 4:36 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||N|
|Abu Dhabi||Sun 5:36 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||NE|
|Manama||Sun 4:36 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm||N|
|Dammam||Sun 4:36 AM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||N|
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