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 00:10:00 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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||47° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.65 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' 00.4"||940.72 mi||west||0° 02' 25.5"||2.78 mi||north||940.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 56.8"||754.98 mi||east||0° 31' 41.6"||36.34 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 3:10 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| N|
|Sana||Fri 3:10 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| SSW|
|Doha||Fri 3:10 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| NE|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Fri 3:10 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| NNE|
|Riffa||Fri 3:10 AM||698 km||433 miles||377 nm|| NNE|
|Al Khor||Fri 3:10 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| NE|
|Manama||Fri 3:10 AM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| NNE|
|Dammam||Fri 3:10 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| NNE|
|Salalah||Fri 4:10 AM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| ESE|
|Makkah||Fri 3:10 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| W|
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