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, June 21, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 09:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||62° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 30.3"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 26.1"||953.36 mi||west||0° 06' 32.1"||7.49 mi||south||953.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 32.9"||770.64 mi||east||3° 01' 06.9"||207.59 mi||south||804.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Thu 1:16 PM||706 km||438 miles||381 nm|| NNW|
|Nizwa||Thu 1:16 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NW|
|Seeb||Thu 1:16 PM||733 km||456 miles||396 nm|| NNW|
|Salalah||Thu 1:16 PM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm|| W|
|Karachi||Thu 2:16 PM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| NNE|
|Hyderabad||Thu 2:16 PM||1021 km||634 miles||551 nm|| NE|
|Dubai||Thu 1:16 PM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm|| NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Thu 1:16 PM||1062 km||660 miles||573 nm|| NW|
|Mumbai||Thu 2:46 PM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm|| E|
|Surat||Thu 2:46 PM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| ENE|
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