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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: 57%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, August 2, 2012 at 3:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' North, Longitude: 57° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.55 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.3"965.10 miwest0° 07' 15.1"8.31 minorth964.84 mi
24 hours11° 11' 26.4"742.90 mieast2° 32' 31.3"174.82 minorth758.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahThu 5:20 AM412 km256 miles222 nmWest W
HadibuThu 4:20 AM584 km363 miles315 nmSouthwest SW
NizwaThu 5:20 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
MuscatThu 5:20 AM807 km501 miles436 nmNorth N
SeebThu 5:20 AM813 km505 miles439 nmNorth N
Al MukallaThu 4:20 AM962 km598 miles519 nmWest W
Abu DhabiThu 5:20 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiThu 5:20 AM1025 km637 miles553 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaThu 4:20 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManamaThu 4:20 AM1328 km825 miles717 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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