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 Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 19:30:00 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 Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||62° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.47 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 28.4"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 05.4"||0.10 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.1"||938.06 mi||west||0° 05' 28.0"||6.27 mi||south||938.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 33' 24.2"||813.89 mi||east||2° 41' 50.5"||185.54 mi||south||841.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Sun 11:30 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| NW|
|Seeb||Sun 11:30 PM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| NW|
|Nizwa||Sun 11:30 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| WNW|
|Karachi||Mon 12:30 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| NE|
|Hyderabad||Mon 12:30 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| NE|
|Dubai||Sun 11:30 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Sun 11:30 PM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| WNW|
|Salalah||Sun 11:30 PM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| WSW|
|Bandar-Abbas||Sun 11:00 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NW|
|Surat||Mon 1:00 AM||1116 km||693 miles||603 nm|| E|
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