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 Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 23:20:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 60' ||North|
|Longitude: ||48° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.82 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 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"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 26.1"||950.06 mi||west||0° 04' 42.2"||5.39 mi||north||949.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 30' 35.2"||752.97 mi||east||1° 27' 57.4"||100.84 mi||north||756.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al Mukalla||Thu 2:20 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| SSE|
|Khamis Mushait||Thu 2:20 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| W|
|Sana||Thu 2:20 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| SW|
|Riyadh||Thu 2:20 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NNW|
|Salalah||Thu 3:20 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ESE|
|Al Hudaydah||Thu 2:20 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| SW|
|Hofuf||Thu 2:20 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| NNE|
|Ta'izz||Thu 2:20 AM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm|| SW|
|Aden||Thu 2:20 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| SSW|
|Doha||Thu 2:20 AM||781 km||486 miles||422 nm|| NNE|
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