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 02:10:00 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 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 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"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.6"||948.64 mi||west||0° 04' 44.6"||5.44 mi||south||948.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 16.0"||760.74 mi||east||2° 19' 03.6"||159.39 mi||south||782.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Mon 6:10 AM||240 km||149 miles||130 nm||SSE|
|Nizwa||Mon 6:10 AM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm||NE|
|Abu Dhabi||Mon 6:10 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||N|
|Al Mukalla||Mon 5:10 AM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm||SW|
|Seeb||Mon 6:10 AM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm||NE|
|Dubai||Mon 6:10 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm||NNE|
|Doha||Mon 5:10 AM||713 km||443 miles||385 nm||NNW|
|Hadibu||Mon 5:10 AM||718 km||446 miles||387 nm||S|
|Muscat||Mon 6:10 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm||NE|
|Al Khor||Mon 5:10 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm||NNW|
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