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 Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 20:58:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 20:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||46° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.87 meters/second, 1489.9 km/hour, 925.8 miles/hour or 804.5 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' 28.8"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.9"||0.02 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 48.2"||925.50 mi||west||0° 00' 55.0"||1.05 mi||south||925.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 30' 27.9"||799.52 mi||east||0° 54' 21.0"||62.33 mi||south||804.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Riyadh||Sat 11:58 PM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm|| N|
|Hofuf||Sat 11:58 PM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| NE|
|Buraidah||Sat 11:58 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| NNW|
|Dammam||Sat 11:58 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NE|
|Riffa||Sat 11:58 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| NE|
|Qatif||Sat 11:58 PM||559 km||348 miles||302 nm|| NE|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sat 11:58 PM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| NE|
|Manama||Sat 11:58 PM||567 km||353 miles||306 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Sat 11:58 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| ENE|
|Al Khor||Sat 11:58 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| NE|
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