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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:30:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||48° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.27 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.7"||948.86 mi||west||0° 04' 46.4"||5.47 mi||south||949.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 12.7"||760.85 mi||east||2° 19' 47.0"||160.23 mi||south||782.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Al Mukalla||Mon 5:30 AM||506 km||315 miles||273 nm|| S|
|Salalah||Mon 6:30 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| ESE|
|Sana||Mon 5:30 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SW|
|Khamis Mushait||Mon 5:30 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| W|
|Riyadh||Mon 5:30 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NNW|
|Hofuf||Mon 5:30 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| N|
|Doha||Mon 5:30 AM||745 km||463 miles||403 nm|| NNE|
|Al Hudaydah||Mon 5:30 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm|| SW|
|Al Khor||Mon 5:30 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NNE|
|Ta'izz||Mon 5:30 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| SW|
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