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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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 10, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 58' North, Longitude: 54° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.97 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.8"950.34 miwest0° 05' 14.9"6.02 minorth950.10 mi
24 hours11° 29' 06.0"751.40 mieast1° 41' 29.8"116.36 minorth756.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahFri 6:20 AM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NizwaFri 6:20 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNortheast NE
Abu DhabiFri 6:20 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth N
SeebFri 6:20 AM643 km400 miles347 nmNortheast NE
MuscatFri 6:20 AM659 km410 miles356 nmNortheast NE
DubaiFri 6:20 AM701 km436 miles379 nmNorth N
HadibuFri 5:20 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth S
Al MukallaFri 5:20 AM759 km472 miles410 nmSouthwest SW
DohaFri 5:20 AM765 km475 miles413 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al KhorFri 5:20 AM807 km502 miles436 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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