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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: 55%
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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 00' North
Longitude: 62° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.11 meters/second, 1508.8 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.63 miwest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.2"937.26 miwest0° 01' 37.9"1.87 minorth937.18 mi
24 hours11° 46' 13.7"760.26 mieast0° 11' 47.9"13.53 minorth759.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatSat 5:16 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNorthwest NW
SeebSat 5:16 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
NizwaSat 5:16 AM521 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
KarachiSat 6:16 AM659 km409 miles356 nmNortheast NE
Hyderabad (PK)Sat 6:16 AM801 km498 miles433 nmNortheast NE
DubaiSat 5:16 AM844 km524 miles456 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiSat 5:16 AM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar-Abbas *Sat 5:46 AM906 km563 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahSat 5:16 AM954 km593 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
AhmedabadSat 6:46 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmEast-northeast ENE
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