Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 2:04:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 55° 15' East

The ground speed is currently 424.18 meters/second, 1527.1 kilometres/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 49.6"948.58 miWest0° 04' 43.9"5.42 miSouth948.83 mi
24 hours11° 38' 17.0"760.71 miEast2° 18' 48.2"159.10 miSouth782.15 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

Scroll right to see more
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 6:04 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NizwaMon 6:04 AM484 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al AinMon 6:04 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
SeebMon 6:04 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiMon 6:04 AM599 km372 miles324 nmNorth N
MuscatMon 6:04 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
DubaiMon 6:04 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth N
SharjahMon 6:04 AM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth N
DohaMon 5:04 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al KhorMon 5:04 AM823 km511 miles444 nmNorth-northwest NNW

Astronomy Calculators

More Information

Related Time Zone Tools