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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 1:54:00 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 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 57° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.15 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"948.51 miWest0° 04' 43.0"5.41 miSouth948.75 mi
24 hours11° 38' 18.7"760.68 miEast2° 18' 26.5"158.68 miSouth782.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaMon 5:54 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth N
SalalahMon 5:54 AM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
MuscatMon 5:54 AM503 km312 miles271 nmNorth N
SeebMon 5:54 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiMon 5:54 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiMon 5:54 AM722 km448 miles390 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HadibuMon 4:54 AM818 km508 miles442 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar-AbbasMon 5:24 AM902 km560 miles487 nmNorth N
DohaMon 4:54 AM929 km577 miles502 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorMon 4:54 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNorthwest NW

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