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, September 7, 2012 at 00:30:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||61° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.58 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 31.3"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.9"||945.04 mi||west||0° 03' 58.3"||4.56 mi||north||944.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 34.8"||754.56 mi||east||1° 09' 35.9"||79.80 mi||north||755.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Fri 4:30 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| NW|
|Nizwa||Fri 4:30 AM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| NW|
|Seeb||Fri 4:30 AM||558 km||347 miles||302 nm|| NW|
|Karachi||Fri 5:30 AM||784 km||487 miles||424 nm|| NE|
|Salalah||Fri 4:30 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| WSW|
|Dubai||Fri 4:30 AM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 4:30 AM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| NW|
|Hyderabad (PK)||Fri 5:30 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| NE|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Fri 5:00 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| NNW|
|Mumbai||Fri 6:00 AM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| E|
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