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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:00:00 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: 52%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.17 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 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' 30.7"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.5"||948.55 mi||west||0° 04' 43.5"||5.42 mi||south||948.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 17.6"||760.70 mi||east||2° 18' 39.5"||158.93 mi||south||782.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Mon 6:00 AM||325 km||202 miles||175 nm||SW|
|Nizwa||Mon 6:00 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||NNE|
|Seeb||Mon 6:00 AM||544 km||338 miles||293 nm||NNE|
|Muscat||Mon 6:00 AM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm||NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Mon 6:00 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm||NNW|
|Dubai||Mon 6:00 AM||686 km||426 miles||371 nm||N|
|Hadibu||Mon 5:00 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||SSW|
|Doha||Mon 5:00 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm||NW|
|Al Khor||Mon 5:00 AM||873 km||543 miles||472 nm||NNW|
|Bandar-Abbas||Mon 5:30 AM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm||N|
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