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 01:40:00 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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 43' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.36 meters/second, 1520.5 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 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"||0.07 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.4"||944.55 mi||west||0° 03' 51.9"||4.43 mi||north||944.37 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 09.8"||754.83 mi||east||1° 06' 57.2"||76.77 mi||north||756.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Fri 4:40 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm|| SW|
|Sana||Fri 4:40 AM||506 km||315 miles||273 nm|| S|
|Makkah||Fri 4:40 AM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WNW|
|Riyadh||Fri 4:40 AM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NNE|
|Al Hudaydah||Fri 4:40 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm|| SSW|
|Jeddah||Fri 4:40 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| WNW|
|Ta'izz||Fri 4:40 AM||704 km||438 miles||380 nm|| S|
|Buraidah||Fri 4:40 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| N|
|Medina||Fri 4:40 AM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm|| NW|
|Al Mukalla||Fri 4:40 AM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| SE|
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