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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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 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: 57° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.96 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"995.27 miwest0° 11' 35.3"13.28 misouth995.58 mi
24 hours11° 55' 18.3"817.98 mieast4° 49' 55.1"332.04 misouth886.00 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 AM717 km446 miles387 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaFri 10:28 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmSouth S
MogadishuFri 9:28 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenFri 9:28 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiFri 9:28 AM1672 km1039 miles903 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaFri 9:28 AM1723 km1071 miles931 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 11:28 AM1779 km1105 miles960 nmEast E
MuscatFri 10:28 AM1803 km1121 miles974 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiFri 10:28 AM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth N
DubaiFri 10:28 AM2003 km1245 miles1081 nmNorth N
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