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 00:36:00 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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||52° 52' ||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"||15.62 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' 03.7"||0.07 mi||north||937.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 33.5"||756.23 mi||east||0° 25' 36.0"||29.36 mi||south||757.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Abu Dhabi||Sat 4:36 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| NNE|
|Salalah||Sat 4:36 AM||463 km||287 miles||250 nm|| SSE|
|Doha||Sat 3:36 AM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NNW|
|Nizwa||Sat 4:36 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| ENE|
|Dubai||Sat 4:36 AM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| NNE|
|Al Khor||Sat 3:36 AM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm|| NNW|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sat 3:36 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| NNW|
|Sharjah||Sat 4:36 AM||547 km||340 miles||296 nm|| NNE|
|Hofuf||Sat 3:36 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NW|
|Riffa||Sat 3:36 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NNW|
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