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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||45° 07' ||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' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 34.9"||756.25 mi||east||0° 26' 51.4"||30.80 mi||south||758.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Sat 4:08 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| SW|
|Riyadh||Sat 4:08 AM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Sat 4:08 AM||553 km||343 miles||298 nm|| W|
|Buraidah||Sat 4:08 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| N|
|Jeddah||Sat 4:08 AM||620 km||386 miles||335 nm|| W|
|Sana||Sat 4:08 AM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm|| S|
|Hofuf||Sat 4:08 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| NE|
|Medina||Sat 4:08 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| NW|
|Al Hudaydah||Sat 4:08 AM||727 km||451 miles||392 nm|| SSW|
|Dammam||Sat 4:08 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NE|
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