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 Saturday, October 6, 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||59° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 30.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.0"||937.18 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||937.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 32.1"||756.21 mi||east||0° 24' 34.7"||28.18 mi||south||757.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nizwa||Sat 4:10 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| NW|
|Muscat||Sat 4:10 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| NNW|
|Seeb||Sat 4:10 AM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| NNW|
|Dubai||Sat 4:10 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NW|
|Sharjah||Sat 4:10 AM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NW|
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 4:10 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| NW|
|Salalah||Sat 4:10 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| SW|
|Bandar-Abbas||Sat 3:40 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| NNW|
|Doha||Sat 3:10 AM||912 km||566 miles||492 nm|| WNW|
|Karachi||Sat 5:10 AM||912 km||567 miles||493 nm|| ENE|
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