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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 03:10:00 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: 42%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 30.9"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.6"||961.91 mi||west||0° 06' 59.5"||8.02 mi||south||962.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 54.5"||767.50 mi||east||3° 10' 45.3"||218.59 mi||south||803.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al Mukalla||Tue 6:10 AM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm||SW|
|Salalah||Tue 7:10 AM||368 km||229 miles||199 nm||E|
|Hadibu||Tue 6:10 AM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm||SE|
|Bosaso||Tue 6:10 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm||SSW|
|Sana||Tue 6:10 AM||705 km||438 miles||380 nm||W|
|Aden||Tue 6:10 AM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm||SW|
|Ta'izz||Tue 6:10 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm||WSW|
|Al Hudaydah||Tue 6:10 AM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm||WSW|
|Khamis Mushait||Tue 6:10 AM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm||WNW|
|Abu Dhabi||Tue 7:10 AM||944 km||586 miles||509 nm||NNE|
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