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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 61° 10' 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' 45.1"937.25 miwest0° 01' 37.5"1.86 minorth937.17 mi
24 hours11° 46' 15.1"760.28 mieast0° 11' 38.4"13.35 minorth759.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatSat 5:20 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorthwest NW
SeebSat 5:20 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorthwest NW
NizwaSat 5:20 AM431 km268 miles233 nmWest-northwest WNW
KarachiSat 6:20 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNortheast NE
DubaiSat 5:20 AM764 km474 miles412 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiSat 5:20 AM794 km493 miles428 nmWest-northwest WNW
Bandar-Abbas *Sat 5:50 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahSat 5:20 AM866 km538 miles467 nmWest-southwest WSW
Hyderabad (PK)Sat 6:20 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNortheast NE
DohaSat 4:20 AM1094 km679 miles590 nmWest-northwest WNW
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