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 00:20:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||56° 44' ||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' 30.8"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.9"||937.18 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||937.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 32.5"||756.22 mi||east||0° 24' 58.3"||28.63 mi||south||757.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nizwa||Sat 4:20 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm|| NNE|
|Seeb||Sat 4:20 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| NNE|
|Muscat||Sat 4:20 AM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 4:20 AM||450 km||279 miles||243 nm|| NNW|
|Dubai||Sat 4:20 AM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| NNW|
|Sharjah||Sat 4:20 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| NNW|
|Salalah||Sat 4:20 AM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| SSW|
|Bandar-Abbas||Sat 3:50 AM||683 km||425 miles||369 nm|| N|
|Doha||Sat 3:20 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NW|
|Al Khor||Sat 3:20 AM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm|| NW|
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