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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 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 53' North, Longitude: 47° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.40 meters/second, 1520.6 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' 14.5"944.56 miwest0° 03' 53.0"4.45 minorth944.38 mi
24 hours11° 36' 04.3"754.73 mieast1° 07' 22.4"77.25 minorth755.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitFri 4:30 AM522 km324 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
RiyadhFri 4:30 AM532 km330 miles287 nmNorth N
SanaFri 4:30 AM606 km376 miles327 nmSouthwest SW
Al MukallaFri 4:30 AM620 km385 miles335 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HofufFri 4:30 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaFri 4:30 AM732 km455 miles395 nmNortheast NE
Al HudaydahFri 4:30 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
RiffaFri 4:30 AM762 km474 miles412 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorFri 4:30 AM767 km476 miles414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaFri 4:30 AM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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