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 Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 09:16:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 09:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||50° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.59 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 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"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 02.1"||940.59 mi||west||0° 04' 11.9"||4.82 mi||south||940.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 58.5"||773.04 mi||east||2° 08' 07.7"||146.90 mi||south||791.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Wed 1:16 PM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm|| SE|
|Doha||Wed 12:16 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NNE|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Wed 12:16 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| N|
|Riyadh||Wed 12:16 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| NW|
|Al Khor||Wed 12:16 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Wed 1:16 PM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm|| NE|
|Riffa||Wed 12:16 PM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm|| N|
|Manama||Wed 12:16 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| N|
|Dammam||Wed 12:16 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| N|
|Dubai||Wed 1:16 PM||753 km||468 miles||406 nm|| NE|
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