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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 29, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 29, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 24' North, Longitude: 60° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.50 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 32' 14.1"969.48 miwest0° 07' 24.9"8.50 minorth969.22 mi
24 hours11° 13' 07.2"748.22 mieast2° 37' 07.4"180.08 minorth764.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 11:40 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW
HadibuMon 10:40 PM739 km459 miles399 nmWest-southwest WSW
NizwaMon 11:40 PM881 km547 miles476 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuscatMon 11:40 PM925 km575 miles500 nmNorth N
SeebMon 11:40 PM942 km585 miles508 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Abu DhabiMon 11:40 PM1174 km730 miles634 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiMon 11:40 PM1208 km751 miles652 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiTue 12:40 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiTue 1:10 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmEast-northeast ENE
DohaMon 10:40 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmNorthwest NW

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