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 00:30:00 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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||54° 19' ||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' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.9"||937.17 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||937.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 33.0"||756.22 mi||east||0° 25' 21.8"||29.09 mi||south||757.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 4:30 AM||379 km||236 miles||205 nm|| N|
|Nizwa||Sat 4:30 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| ENE|
|Salalah||Sat 4:30 AM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm|| S|
|Dubai||Sat 4:30 AM||481 km||299 miles||259 nm|| NNE|
|Sharjah||Sat 4:30 AM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| NNE|
|Seeb||Sat 4:30 AM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| NE|
|Muscat||Sat 4:30 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Sat 3:30 AM||551 km||342 miles||298 nm|| NNW|
|Al Khor||Sat 3:30 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| NNW|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sat 3:30 AM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| NNW|
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