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 01:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||47° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.40 meters/second, 1520.6 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' 31.2"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.08 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.6"||944.63 mi||west||0° 03' 53.0"||4.45 mi||north||944.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 03.8"||754.78 mi||east||1° 07' 24.5"||77.29 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 4:28 AM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm|| N|
|Sana||Fri 4:28 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| SW|
|Doha||Fri 4:28 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| NNE|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 4:28 AM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm|| SW|
|Riffa||Fri 4:28 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| NNE|
|Salalah||Fri 5:28 AM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| ESE|
|Al Khor||Fri 4:28 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm|| NNE|
|Manama||Fri 4:28 AM||762 km||474 miles||412 nm|| NNE|
|Dammam||Fri 4:28 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| NNE|
|Ta'izz||Fri 4:28 AM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| SSW|
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