Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:30:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.10 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"||15.62 mi||West||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||North||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.9"||937.16 mi||West||0° 01' 36.6"||1.85 mi||North||937.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 18.1"||760.26 mi||East||0° 11' 17.1"||12.94 mi||North||759.89 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||262 km||163 miles||141 nm||NW|
|Muscat||Sat 5:30 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm||N|
|Seeb||Sat 5:30 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm||NNW|
|Al Ain||Sat 5:30 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm||NW|
|Dubai||Sat 5:30 AM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm||NW|
|Sharjah||Sat 5:30 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 5:30 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm||NW|
|Salalah||Sat 5:30 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||SW|
|Bandar-Abbas *||Sat 6:00 AM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm||NNW|
|Doha||Sat 4:30 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm||WNW|
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