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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 14, 2012 at 6:28:00 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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 06:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 20' North, Longitude: 58° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.95 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.59 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.1"995.20 miWest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 miSouth995.50 mi
24 hours11° 55' 17.9"817.91 miEast4° 49' 54.0"332.00 miSouth885.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 9:28 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaFri 10:28 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuFri 9:28 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenFri 9:28 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiFri 9:28 AM1700 km1057 miles918 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaFri 9:28 AM1749 km1086 miles944 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 11:28 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmEast E
MuscatFri 10:28 AM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiFri 10:28 AM1937 km1204 miles1046 nmNorth N
DubaiFri 10:28 AM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmNorth N

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