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 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.28 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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"||948.81 mi||west||0° 04' 46.6"||5.48 mi||south||949.06 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 12.2"||760.81 mi||east||2° 19' 53.2"||160.34 mi||south||782.52 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||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||SSE|
|Khamis Mushait||Mon 5:34 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm||W|
|Sana||Mon 5:34 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||SW|
|Riyadh||Mon 5:34 AM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm||NNW|
|Salalah||Mon 6:34 AM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||ESE|
|Al Hudaydah||Mon 5:34 AM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm||SW|
|Hofuf||Mon 5:34 AM||717 km||446 miles||387 nm||NNE|
|Ta'izz||Mon 5:34 AM||744 km||462 miles||401 nm||SW|
|Aden||Mon 5:34 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm||SSW|
|Doha||Mon 5:34 AM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm||NNE|
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