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 01:00:00 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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||47° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.6 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' 45.6"||937.16 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||north||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 34.7"||756.25 mi||east||0° 26' 32.4"||30.44 mi||south||757.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Riyadh||Sat 4:00 AM||403 km||250 miles||217 nm|| N|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sat 4:00 AM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Sat 4:00 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| NE|
|Riffa||Sat 4:00 AM||669 km||415 miles||361 nm|| NNE|
|Dammam||Sat 4:00 AM||673 km||418 miles||364 nm|| NNE|
|Manama||Sat 4:00 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| NNE|
|Qatif||Sat 4:00 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm|| NNE|
|Al Khor||Sat 4:00 AM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| NE|
|Sana||Sat 4:00 AM||696 km||432 miles||376 nm|| SSW|
|Makkah||Sat 4:00 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| W|
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