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 01:10:00 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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 38' ||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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||937.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 35.0"||756.25 mi||east||0° 26' 56.1"||30.89 mi||south||758.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Khamis Mushait||Sat 4:10 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| SSW|
|Riyadh||Sat 4:10 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NNE|
|Makkah||Sat 4:10 AM||503 km||312 miles||271 nm|| W|
|Jeddah||Sat 4:10 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| W|
|Buraidah||Sat 4:10 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| N|
|Sana||Sat 4:10 AM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| S|
|Medina||Sat 4:10 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NW|
|Hofuf||Sat 4:10 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| NE|
|Al Hudaydah||Sat 4:10 AM||712 km||442 miles||384 nm|| SSW|
|Port Sudan||Sat 4:10 AM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm|| W|
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