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 01:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||51° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.32 meters/second, 1513.2 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"||939.99 mi||west||0° 02' 22.8"||2.73 mi||south||940.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 45.2"||757.67 mi||east||1° 23' 45.4"||96.03 mi||south||767.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Sun 5:30 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| SE|
|Abu Dhabi||Sun 5:30 AM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Sun 4:30 AM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| N|
|Al-Jamiliyah||Sun 4:30 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| N|
|Al Khor||Sun 4:30 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm|| N|
|Riffa||Sun 4:30 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| N|
|Manama||Sun 4:30 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| N|
|Dubai||Sun 5:30 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| NE|
|Dammam||Sun 4:30 AM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm|| NNW|
|Sharjah||Sun 5:30 AM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm|| NE|
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