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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 2:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, March 30, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 26, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' North, Longitude: 51° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.35 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' 50.4"951.16 miwest0° 05' 45.6"6.60 minorth950.91 mi
24 hours11° 25' 01.3"747.43 mieast1° 53' 58.1"130.66 minorth754.46 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 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
Al MukallaMon 2:20 PM532 km331 miles287 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Abu DhabiMon 3:20 PM696 km433 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaMon 2:20 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth N
HofufMon 2:20 PM743 km462 miles401 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HadibuMon 2:20 PM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al KhorMon 2:20 PM755 km469 miles408 nmNorth N
NizwaMon 3:20 PM790 km491 miles427 nmNortheast NE
RiyadhMon 2:20 PM795 km494 miles429 nmNorthwest NW
RiffaMon 2:20 PM808 km502 miles436 nmNorth N
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