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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 23:36:00 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: 85%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.93 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 30.8"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.9"||939.11 mi||west||0° 01' 32.2"||1.76 mi||south||939.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 56.1"||751.64 mi||east||1° 03' 11.0"||72.45 mi||south||757.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Riyadh||Sat 2:36 AM||484 km||300 miles||261 nm||NNW|
|Hofuf||Sat 2:36 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm||N|
|Doha||Sat 2:36 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||NNE|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sat 2:36 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||NNE|
|Al Khor||Sat 2:36 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm||NNE|
|Riffa||Sat 2:36 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||NNE|
|Manama||Sat 2:36 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm||NNE|
|Dammam||Sat 2:36 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||NNE|
|Qatif||Sat 2:36 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm||N|
|Al Mukalla||Sat 2:36 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||S|
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