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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, December 9, 2011 at 20:18:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 9, 2011 at 20:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.85 meters/second, 1493.5 km/hour, 928.0 miles/hour or 806.4 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' 29.3"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 02.0"||0.04 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.6"||927.69 mi||west||0° 01' 54.1"||2.18 mi||north||927.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 59.4"||791.81 mi||east||0° 14' 27.0"||16.57 mi||north||791.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Riyadh||Fri 11:18 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| NE|
|Makkah||Fri 11:18 PM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| WSW|
|Jeddah||Fri 11:18 PM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm|| W|
|Medina||Fri 11:18 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Fri 11:18 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| S|
|Port Sudan||Fri 11:18 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm|| WSW|
|Dammam||Fri 11:18 PM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| NE|
|Riffa||Fri 11:18 PM||790 km||491 miles||426 nm|| NE|
|Manama||Fri 11:18 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Fri 11:18 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| ENE|
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