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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 01:20:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||53° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.30 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 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' 30.6"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.04 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.1"||939.95 mi||west||0° 02' 21.8"||2.71 mi||south||940.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 46.1"||757.65 mi||east||1° 23' 22.5"||95.59 mi||south||766.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Sun 5:20 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| S|
|Abu Dhabi||Sun 5:20 AM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| N|
|Nizwa||Sun 5:20 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NE|
|Dubai||Sun 5:20 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NNE|
|Sharjah||Sun 5:20 AM||553 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NNE|
|Seeb||Sun 5:20 AM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Sun 4:20 AM||577 km||359 miles||312 nm|| NNW|
|Muscat||Sun 5:20 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NE|
|Al Khor||Sun 4:20 AM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| NNW|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sun 4:20 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| NNW|
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