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 >|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 17:18:00 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: 86%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:14 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6:06 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 17:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.17 meters/second, 1555.8 km/hour, 966.7 miles/hour or 840.1 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' 31.5"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.0"||966.55 mi||west||0° 04' 53.5"||5.61 mi||south||966.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 11' 05.7"||744.27 mi||east||2° 15' 39.4"||155.45 mi||south||764.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Sun 9:18 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm||WNW|
|Hadibu||Sun 8:18 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm||WSW|
|Nizwa||Sun 9:18 PM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm||N|
|Muscat||Sun 9:18 PM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm||N|
|Seeb||Sun 9:18 PM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm||N|
|Abu Dhabi||Sun 9:18 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm||NNW|
|Dubai||Sun 9:18 PM||1106 km||687 miles||597 nm||NNW|
|Doha||Sun 8:18 PM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm||NW|
|Karachi||Sun 10:18 PM||1306 km||811 miles||705 nm||NE|
|Manama||Sun 8:18 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||NW|
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