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 29, 2012 at 20:00:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 29, 2012 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||55° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.40 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 32.2"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 13.6"||969.33 mi||west||0° 07' 23.3"||8.47 mi||north||969.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 19.5"||748.34 mi||east||2° 36' 28.3"||179.34 mi||north||764.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Midnight Mon-Tue||206 km||128 miles||111 nm|| NNW|
|Al Mukalla||Mon 11:00 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| W|
|Bosaso||Mon 11:00 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| SW|
|Nizwa||Midnight Mon-Tue||866 km||538 miles||468 nm|| NNE|
|Seeb||Midnight Mon-Tue||966 km||600 miles||522 nm|| NNE|
|Muscat||Midnight Mon-Tue||971 km||604 miles||524 nm|| NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Midnight Mon-Tue||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| N|
|Dubai||Midnight Mon-Tue||1087 km||676 miles||587 nm|| N|
|Aden||Mon 11:00 PM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| WSW|
|Doha||Mon 11:00 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| NNW|
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