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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 2:10:00 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 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 42° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.39 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 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"0.05 miSouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.2"940.08 miWest0° 02' 26.6"2.80 miSouth940.21 mi
24 hours11° 41' 41.1"757.67 miEast1° 25' 15.0"97.73 miSouth767.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitSun 5:10 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakkahSun 5:10 AM263 km163 miles142 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahSun 5:10 AM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedinaSun 5:10 AM505 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port SudanSun 5:10 AM522 km324 miles282 nmWest W
SanaSun 5:10 AM616 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahSun 5:10 AM641 km399 miles346 nmSouth S
KerenSun 5:10 AM653 km406 miles353 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhSun 5:10 AM656 km407 miles354 nmNortheast NE
AsmaraSun 5:10 AM667 km414 miles360 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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