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 02:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.29 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.8 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' 49.9"||948.82 mi||west||0° 04' 46.7"||5.48 mi||south||949.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 12.0"||760.81 mi||east||2° 19' 55.6"||160.39 mi||south||782.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al Mukalla||Mon 5:34 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm||SSE|
|Khamis Mushait||Mon 5:34 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||W|
|Sana||Mon 5:34 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||SW|
|Riyadh||Mon 5:34 AM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm||N|
|Al Hudaydah||Mon 5:34 AM||696 km||432 miles||376 nm||SW|
|Salalah||Mon 6:34 AM||712 km||442 miles||384 nm||ESE|
|Hofuf||Mon 5:34 AM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm||NNE|
|Ta'izz||Mon 5:34 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm||SSW|
|Aden||Mon 5:34 AM||751 km||466 miles||405 nm||SSW|
|Doha||Mon 5:34 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm||NNE|
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