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 01:24:00 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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||48° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.41 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 31.3"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.6"||944.66 mi||west||0° 03' 53.4"||4.46 mi||north||944.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 01.8"||754.76 mi||east||1° 07' 33.5"||77.46 mi||north||756.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Riyadh||Fri 4:24 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| NNW|
|Salalah||Fri 5:24 AM||662 km||411 miles||358 nm|| ESE|
|Doha||Fri 4:24 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| NNE|
|Sana||Fri 4:24 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| SW|
|Al Khor||Fri 4:24 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| NNE|
|Riffa||Fri 4:24 AM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| NNE|
|Manama||Fri 4:24 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| NNE|
|Dammam||Fri 4:24 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 5:24 AM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| NE|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 4:24 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| SW|
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