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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: 64%
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 Friday, September 7, 2012 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 52' North
Longitude: 52° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.1"944.77 miwest0° 03' 55.0"4.49 minorth944.59 mi
24 hours11° 35' 53.8"754.70 mieast1° 08' 09.9"78.16 minorth756.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahFri 5:08 AM360 km224 miles194 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Abu DhabiFri 5:08 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaFri 4:08 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth N
NizwaFri 5:08 AM625 km388 miles338 nmNortheast NE
Al KhorFri 4:08 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth N
Al-JamiliyahFri 4:08 AM653 km406 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 5:08 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HofufFri 4:08 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahFri 5:08 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al MukallaFri 4:08 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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