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 Friday, August 10, 2012 at 02:20:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 10, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||54° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.97 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 31.6"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 37.8"||950.39 mi||west||0° 05' 14.9"||6.02 mi||north||950.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 06.8"||751.46 mi||east||1° 41' 27.3"||116.32 mi||north||756.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Fri 6:20 AM||218 km||135 miles||118 nm|| S|
|Nizwa||Fri 6:20 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NE|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 6:20 AM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| N|
|Seeb||Fri 6:20 AM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| NE|
|Muscat||Fri 6:20 AM||677 km||421 miles||365 nm|| NE|
|Dubai||Fri 6:20 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| N|
|Doha||Fri 5:20 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm|| NNW|
|Al Khor||Fri 5:20 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| NNW|
|Riffa||Fri 5:20 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| NNW|
|Manama||Fri 5:20 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| NNW|
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