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 00:08:00 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 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||47° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.66 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' 00.5"||940.73 mi||west||0° 02' 25.8"||2.79 mi||north||940.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 56.3"||754.97 mi||east||0° 31' 46.2"||36.43 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.
|Riyadh||Fri 3:08 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| NNW|
|Doha||Fri 3:08 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NNE|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Fri 3:08 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| NNE|
|Riffa||Fri 3:08 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| NNE|
|Al Khor||Fri 3:08 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| NNE|
|Manama||Fri 3:08 AM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| NNE|
|Dammam||Fri 3:08 AM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| NNE|
|Sana||Fri 3:08 AM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm|| SW|
|Salalah||Fri 4:08 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| ESE|
|Abu Dhabi||Fri 4:08 AM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm|| NE|
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