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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 01:20:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||61° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.11 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 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' 30.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.1"||937.25 mi||west||0° 01' 37.5"||1.86 mi||north||937.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 15.1"||760.28 mi||east||0° 11' 38.4"||13.35 mi||north||759.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Sat 5:20 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NW|
|Seeb||Sat 5:20 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| NW|
|Nizwa||Sat 5:20 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| WNW|
|Karachi||Sat 6:20 AM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| NE|
|Dubai||Sat 5:20 AM||764 km||474 miles||412 nm|| NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 5:20 AM||794 km||493 miles||428 nm|| WNW|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Sat 5:50 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| NW|
|Salalah||Sat 5:20 AM||866 km||538 miles||467 nm|| WSW|
|Hyderabad||Sat 6:20 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Sat 4:20 AM||1094 km||679 miles||590 nm|| WNW|
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