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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: 73%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 47' North
Longitude: 52° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.01 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.0"957.21 miwest0° 06' 04.0"6.96 minorth956.97 mi
24 hours11° 22' 29.2"749.40 mieast2° 02' 09.7"140.05 minorth758.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahThu 4:20 AM170 km106 miles92 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al MukallaThu 3:20 AM525 km326 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
Abu DhabiThu 4:20 AM759 km471 miles410 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NizwaThu 4:20 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE
BosasoThu 3:20 AM813 km505 miles439 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DohaThu 3:20 AM840 km522 miles453 nmNorth N
SeebThu 4:20 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNortheast NE
DubaiThu 4:20 AM871 km541 miles470 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorThu 3:20 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth N
MuscatThu 4:20 AM886 km551 miles479 nmNortheast NE
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