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 Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 13:14:00 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||58° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.69 meters/second, 1500.1 km/hour, 932.1 miles/hour or 810.0 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' 29.9"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||south||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.9"||931.83 mi||west||0° 01' 29.7"||1.71 mi||south||931.91 mi|
|24 hours||12° 03' 12.2"||774.72 mi||east||1° 05' 23.0"||74.97 mi||south||781.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nizwa||Thu 5:14 PM||168 km||104 miles||91 nm|| NW|
|Muscat||Thu 5:14 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| N|
|Seeb||Thu 5:14 PM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| N|
|Dubai||Thu 5:14 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NW|
|Sharjah||Thu 5:14 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Thu 5:14 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NW|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Thu 5:44 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| NNW|
|Salalah||Thu 5:14 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SW|
|Doha||Thu 4:14 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| WNW|
|Al Khor||Thu 4:14 PM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| WNW|
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