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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 = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 2:20:00 AM.

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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).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 47' North, Longitude: 63° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.03 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.3"961.41 miWest0° 06' 55.1"7.93 miSouth961.73 mi
24 hours11° 34' 58.9"767.19 miEast3° 09' 05.2"216.68 miSouth802.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatTue 6:20 AM888 km552 miles480 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NizwaTue 6:20 AM891 km554 miles481 nmNorthwest NW
SeebTue 6:20 AM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahTue 6:20 AM951 km591 miles514 nmWest W
KarachiTue 7:20 AM988 km614 miles533 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiTue 7:50 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratTue 7:50 AM1140 km708 miles615 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneTue 7:50 AM1166 km724 miles630 nmEast E
AhmedabadTue 7:50 AM1216 km755 miles656 nmNortheast NE
DubaiTue 6:20 AM1235 km768 miles667 nmNorthwest NW

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