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, December 30, 2012 at 22:20:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 40' ||North|
|Longitude: ||53° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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' 32.0"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.7"||976.99 mi||west||0° 08' 29.7"||9.74 mi||south||977.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 05' 55.0"||746.10 mi||east||3° 40' 41.9"||252.86 mi||south||792.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Mon 2:20 AM||375 km||233 miles||203 nm|| N|
|Bosaso||Mon 1:20 AM||543 km||338 miles||293 nm|| WSW|
|Aden||Mon 1:20 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| W|
|Sana||Mon 1:20 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| WNW|
|Djibouti||Mon 1:20 AM||1154 km||717 miles||623 nm|| W|
|Abu Dhabi||Mon 2:20 AM||1197 km||744 miles||647 nm|| N|
|Muscat||Mon 2:20 AM||1220 km||758 miles||659 nm|| NNE|
|Dubai||Mon 2:20 AM||1298 km||806 miles||701 nm|| N|
|Doha||Mon 1:20 AM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm|| N|
|Riyadh||Mon 1:20 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| NNW|
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