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 Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 15:52:00 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: 68%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 15:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||55° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.66 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 31.5"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||south||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.6"||960.96 mi||west||0° 05' 59.1"||6.86 mi||south||961.24 mi|
|24 hours||11° 21' 51.1"||751.93 mi||east||2° 45' 28.6"||189.64 mi||south||780.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salalah||Thu 7:52 PM||181 km||112 miles||98 nm|| W|
|Nizwa||Thu 7:52 PM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm|| NNE|
|Al Mukalla||Thu 6:52 PM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| WSW|
|Seeb||Thu 7:52 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| NNE|
|Muscat||Thu 7:52 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NNE|
|Abu Dhabi||Thu 7:52 PM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| N|
|Dubai||Thu 7:52 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| N|
|Bosaso||Thu 6:52 PM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| SW|
|Doha||Thu 6:52 PM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm|| NNW|
|Manama||Thu 6:52 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| NNW|
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