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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||52° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 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' 15.1"||944.77 mi||west||0° 03' 55.0"||4.49 mi||north||944.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 53.8"||754.70 mi||east||1° 08' 09.9"||78.16 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 5:08 AM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm|| SSE|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 5:08 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| NNE|
|Doha||Fri 4:08 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| N|
|Nizwa||Fri 5:08 AM||625 km||388 miles||338 nm|| NE|
|Al Khor||Fri 4:08 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| N|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Fri 4:08 AM||653 km||406 miles||352 nm|| NNW|
|Dubai||Fri 5:08 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| NNE|
|Sharjah||Fri 5:08 AM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NNE|
|Riffa||Fri 4:08 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| NNW|
|Seeb||Fri 5:08 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| NE|
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