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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 7, 2012 at 1:28:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 64%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 53' North, Longitude: 47° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.40 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 03.8"0.08 miNorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.6"944.57 miWest0° 03' 53.2"4.46 miNorth944.39 mi
24 hours11° 36' 03.2"754.72 miEast1° 07' 27.0"77.33 miNorth755.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhFri 4:28 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Khamis MushaitFri 4:28 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al MukallaFri 4:28 AM607 km377 miles328 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HofufFri 4:28 AM633 km394 miles342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SanaFri 4:28 AM636 km395 miles343 nmSouthwest SW
DohaFri 4:28 AM704 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalalahFri 5:28 AM728 km452 miles393 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al KhorFri 4:28 AM741 km460 miles400 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiffaFri 4:28 AM743 km462 miles401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaFri 4:28 AM754 km468 miles407 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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