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 01:00:00 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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||54° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.49 meters/second, 1521.0 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.2 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"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.2"||944.83 mi||west||0° 03' 55.6"||4.50 mi||north||944.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 49.8"||754.67 mi||east||1° 08' 28.0"||78.50 mi||north||756.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Fri 5:00 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| S|
|Nizwa||Fri 5:00 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| NE|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 5:00 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm|| N|
|Seeb||Fri 5:00 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| NE|
|Muscat||Fri 5:00 AM||596 km||371 miles||322 nm|| NE|
|Dubai||Fri 5:00 AM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| N|
|Sharjah||Fri 5:00 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| N|
|Doha||Fri 4:00 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| NNW|
|Al Khor||Fri 4:00 AM||711 km||441 miles||384 nm|| NNW|
|Hofuf||Fri 4:00 AM||788 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NW|
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