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 01:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||58° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 meters/second, 1508.7 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' 44.8"||937.22 mi||west||0° 01' 36.4"||1.84 mi||north||937.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 18.5"||760.32 mi||east||0° 11' 14.5"||12.89 mi||north||759.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nizwa||Sat 5:30 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm|| NNW|
|Muscat||Sat 5:30 AM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm|| N|
|Seeb||Sat 5:30 AM||301 km||187 miles||163 nm|| N|
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 5:30 AM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NW|
|Dubai||Sat 5:30 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NW|
|Sharjah||Sat 5:30 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| NW|
|Salalah||Sat 5:30 AM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SW|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Sat 6:00 AM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| NNW|
|Doha||Sat 4:30 AM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm|| NW|
|Al Khor||Sat 4:30 AM||903 km||561 miles||488 nm|| NW|
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