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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 01' North
Longitude: 58° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 meters/second, 1508.7 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' 44.8"937.22 miwest0° 01' 36.4"1.84 minorth937.14 mi
24 hours11° 46' 18.5"760.32 mieast0° 11' 14.5"12.89 minorth759.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaSat 5:30 AM247 km153 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuscatSat 5:30 AM288 km179 miles155 nmNorth N
SeebSat 5:30 AM301 km187 miles163 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiSat 5:30 AM588 km365 miles317 nmNorthwest NW
DubaiSat 5:30 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
SharjahSat 5:30 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahSat 5:30 AM660 km410 miles356 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar-Abbas *Sat 6:00 AM727 km452 miles393 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaSat 4:30 AM877 km545 miles473 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorSat 4:30 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNorthwest NW
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