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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 3:28 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' North, Longitude: 57° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.55 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.3 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"965.15 miwest0° 07' 14.9"8.31 minorth964.89 mi
24 hours11° 11' 27.2"742.96 mieast2° 32' 29.2"174.79 minorth758.30 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 AM384 km238 miles207 nmWest-northwest WNW
HadibuThu 4:20 AM564 km350 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
NizwaThu 5:20 AM730 km453 miles394 nmNorth N
MuscatThu 5:20 AM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth N
SeebThu 5:20 AM815 km506 miles440 nmNorth N
Al MukallaThu 4:20 AM934 km580 miles504 nmWest-southwest WSW
Abu DhabiThu 5:20 AM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiThu 5:20 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaThu 4:20 AM1175 km730 miles634 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManamaThu 4:20 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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