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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 Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 09:08:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, July 5, 2014 at 12:00 Noon

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 28, 2014 at 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 16' North, Longitude: 55° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.98 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.99 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.4"959.39 miwest0° 04' 16.6"4.90 misouth959.59 mi
24 hours11° 16' 17.9"744.67 mieast2° 02' 55.0"140.87 misouth761.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahSat 1:08 PM167 km104 miles90 nmWest W
HadibuSat 12:08 PM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NizwaSat 1:08 PM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebSat 1:08 PM759 km471 miles410 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al MukallaSat 12:08 PM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
MuscatSat 1:08 PM765 km475 miles413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiSat 1:08 PM807 km501 miles436 nmNorth N
DubaiSat 1:08 PM887 km551 miles479 nmNorth N
BosasoSat 12:08 PM961 km597 miles519 nmSouthwest SW
DohaSat 12:08 PM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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