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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 = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:36:00 PM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 40' North, Longitude: 51° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.12 meters/second, 1512.4 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"939.45 miWest0° 01' 41.3"1.94 miNorth939.37 mi
24 hours11° 41' 09.7"756.47 miEast0° 13' 49.1"15.84 miNorth756.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DohaWed 11:36 PM514 km319 miles277 nmNorth N
SalalahThu 12:36 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSoutheast SE
Abu DhabiThu 12:36 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNortheast NE
HofufWed 11:36 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-JamiliyahWed 11:36 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth N
Al KhorWed 11:36 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth N
RiffaWed 11:36 PM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth N
ManamaWed 11:36 PM617 km384 miles333 nmNorth N
RiyadhWed 11:36 PM624 km388 miles337 nmNorthwest NW
DammamWed 11:36 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth N

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