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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 = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 1:50:00 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: 52%

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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' North, Longitude: 58° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.14 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.81 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.5"948.48 miWest0° 04' 42.6"5.40 miSouth948.72 mi
24 hours11° 38' 19.3"760.67 miEast2° 18' 17.7"158.52 miSouth781.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaMon 5:50 AM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuscatMon 5:50 AM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth N
SeebMon 5:50 AM505 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
SalalahMon 5:50 AM536 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
Abu DhabiMon 5:50 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorthwest NW
DubaiMon 5:50 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HadibuMon 4:50 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar-AbbasMon 5:20 AM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaMon 4:50 AM999 km621 miles540 nmNorthwest NW
KarachiMon 6:50 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmNortheast NE

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