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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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 52' North
Longitude: 51° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.8 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"944.76 miwest0° 03' 54.7"4.49 minorth944.57 mi
24 hours11° 35' 54.9"754.71 mieast1° 08' 05.3"78.07 minorth756.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahFri 5:10 AM387 km240 miles209 nmSoutheast SE
Abu DhabiFri 5:10 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaFri 4:10 AM601 km374 miles325 nmNorth N
Al-JamiliyahFri 4:10 AM643 km400 miles347 nmNorth N
Al KhorFri 4:10 AM646 km401 miles349 nmNorth N
NizwaFri 5:10 AM668 km415 miles361 nmEast-northeast ENE
DubaiFri 5:10 AM688 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiffaFri 4:10 AM708 km440 miles383 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManamaFri 4:10 AM715 km444 miles386 nmNorth N
DammamFri 4:10 AM747 km464 miles404 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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