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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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 60' North, Longitude: 48° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.82 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.84 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.1"950.06 miwest0° 04' 42.2"5.39 minorth949.85 mi
24 hours11° 30' 35.2"752.97 mieast1° 27' 57.4"100.84 minorth756.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaThu 2:20 AM506 km314 miles273 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Khamis MushaitThu 2:20 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest W
SanaThu 2:20 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhThu 2:20 AM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahThu 3:20 AM672 km418 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al HudaydahThu 2:20 AM718 km446 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
HofufThu 2:20 AM725 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ta'izzThu 2:20 AM741 km461 miles400 nmSouthwest SW
AdenThu 2:20 AM758 km471 miles409 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DohaThu 2:20 AM781 km486 miles422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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