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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 = Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:20:00 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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' North, Longitude: 53° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.80 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.28 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.7"976.91 miWest0° 08' 29.7"9.73 miSouth977.26 mi
24 hours11° 05' 55.5"746.05 miEast3° 40' 40.4"252.81 miSouth792.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuMon 1:20 AM114 km71 miles62 nmSouth S
SalalahMon 2:20 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth N
Al MukallaMon 1:20 AM517 km321 miles279 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoMon 1:20 AM569 km354 miles307 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenMon 1:20 AM958 km595 miles517 nmWest W
SanaMon 1:20 AM1053 km654 miles568 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiMon 1:20 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmWest W
Abu DhabiMon 2:20 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorth N
MuscatMon 2:20 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DubaiMon 2:20 AM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth N

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