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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 23:10:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||62° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.77 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 30.9"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 01.4"||940.99 mi||west||0° 02' 31.2"||2.89 mi||north||940.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 42.0"||754.91 mi||east||0° 34' 00.8"||39.00 mi||north||754.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Muscat||Fri 3:10 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| NW|
|Seeb||Fri 3:10 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| NW|
|Nizwa||Fri 3:10 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WNW|
|Karachi||Fri 4:10 AM||709 km||440 miles||383 nm|| NE|
|Hyderabad||Fri 4:10 AM||849 km||528 miles||459 nm|| NE|
|Dubai||Fri 3:10 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 3:10 AM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| WNW|
|Salalah||Fri 3:10 AM||918 km||571 miles||496 nm|| WSW|
|Bandar-Abbas||Fri 2:40 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| NW|
|Surat||Fri 4:40 AM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| E|
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