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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:00:00 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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||49° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.67 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 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' 30.9"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.7"||940.76 mi||west||0° 02' 26.6"||2.80 mi||north||940.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 54.5"||754.97 mi||east||0° 32' 04.9"||36.79 mi||north||754.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Doha||Fri 3:00 AM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm|| NNE|
|Riyadh||Fri 3:00 AM||566 km||351 miles||305 nm|| NW|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Fri 3:00 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| NNE|
|Salalah||Fri 4:00 AM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| SE|
|Al Khor||Fri 3:00 AM||598 km||371 miles||323 nm|| NNE|
|Riffa||Fri 3:00 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| N|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 4:00 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm|| NE|
|Manama||Fri 3:00 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm|| N|
|Dammam||Fri 3:00 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| N|
|Qatif||Fri 3:00 AM||673 km||418 miles||364 nm|| N|
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