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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 6:55 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 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° 17' 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' 37.7"950.39 miwest0° 05' 14.9"6.02 minorth950.16 mi
24 hours11° 29' 06.9"751.46 mieast1° 41' 27.3"116.32 minorth756.54 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 AM218 km135 miles118 nmSouth S
NizwaFri 6:20 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNortheast NE
Abu DhabiFri 6:20 AM606 km377 miles327 nmNorth N
SeebFri 6:20 AM660 km410 miles356 nmNortheast NE
MuscatFri 6:20 AM677 km421 miles365 nmNortheast NE
HadibuFri 5:20 AM701 km435 miles378 nmSouth S
DubaiFri 6:20 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth N
Al MukallaFri 5:20 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
DohaFri 5:20 AM754 km469 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al KhorFri 5:20 AM797 km495 miles430 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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