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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:34:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 45' ||North|
|Longitude: ||59° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 30.9"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||south||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.4"||961.62 mi||west||0° 06' 56.4"||7.96 mi||south||961.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 57.6"||767.34 mi||east||3° 09' 34.8"||217.26 mi||south||803.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Tue 6:34 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| W|
|Nizwa||Tue 6:34 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NNW|
|Hadibu||Tue 5:34 AM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm|| SW|
|Muscat||Tue 6:34 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| N|
|Seeb||Tue 6:34 AM||777 km||483 miles||420 nm|| N|
|Abu Dhabi||Tue 6:34 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| NNW|
|Dubai||Tue 6:34 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| NNW|
|Karachi||Tue 7:34 AM||1200 km||746 miles||648 nm|| NE|
|Doha||Tue 5:34 AM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm|| NW|
|Manama||Tue 5:34 AM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| NW|
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