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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 = Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 11:20:00 PM.

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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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 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° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.82 meters/second, 1529.4 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' 04.7"0.09 miNorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 26.1"950.00 miWest0° 04' 42.3"5.40 miNorth949.79 mi
24 hours11° 30' 34.6"752.92 miEast1° 27' 59.8"100.88 miNorth756.28 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 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth S
SanaThu 2:20 AM597 km371 miles322 nmSouthwest SW
Khamis MushaitThu 2:20 AM598 km372 miles323 nmWest W
SalalahThu 3:20 AM645 km401 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
RiyadhThu 2:20 AM647 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HofufThu 2:20 AM720 km447 miles389 nmNorth N
Al HudaydahThu 2:20 AM740 km460 miles400 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzThu 2:20 AM758 km471 miles410 nmSouthwest SW
DohaThu 2:20 AM769 km478 miles415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdenThu 2:20 AM774 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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