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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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 1:36:00 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: 62%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 50° 20' East

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.67 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.1"939.94 miWest0° 02' 23.2"2.74 miSouth940.07 mi
24 hours11° 41' 44.7"757.62 miEast1° 23' 56.6"96.24 miSouth767.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DohaSun 4:36 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HofufSun 4:36 AM540 km336 miles292 nmNorth N
SalalahSun 5:36 AM558 km347 miles301 nmSoutheast SE
Al-JamiliyahSun 4:36 AM566 km352 miles305 nmNorth N
Al KhorSun 4:36 AM580 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiyadhSun 4:36 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiSun 5:36 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNortheast NE
RiffaSun 4:36 AM617 km384 miles333 nmNorth N
ManamaSun 4:36 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth N
DammamSun 4:36 AM647 km402 miles350 nmNorth N

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