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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, March 22, 2012 at 2:37 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, March 30, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 26, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 52' North
Longitude: 51° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.34 meters/second, 1531.2 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"15.86 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.3"951.22 miwest0° 05' 45.5"6.60 minorth950.97 mi
24 hours11° 25' 02.3"747.49 mieast1° 53' 55.7"130.62 minorth754.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 3:20 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al MukallaMon 2:20 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Abu DhabiMon 3:20 PM709 km441 miles383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaMon 2:20 PM712 km443 miles385 nmNorth N
HofufMon 2:20 PM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth N
Al KhorMon 2:20 PM756 km470 miles408 nmNorth N
RiyadhMon 2:20 PM778 km484 miles420 nmNorthwest NW
RiffaMon 2:20 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorth N
ManamaMon 2:20 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNorth N
NizwaMon 3:20 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNortheast NE
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