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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: 80%
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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 23:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 27' North
Longitude: 62° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.77 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.4"940.99 miwest0° 02' 31.2"2.89 minorth940.87 mi
24 hours11° 38' 41.9"754.91 mieast0° 34' 00.8"39.00 minorth754.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MuscatFri 3:10 AM500 km311 miles270 nmNorthwest NW
SeebFri 3:10 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorthwest NW
NizwaFri 3:10 AM540 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
KarachiFri 4:10 AM709 km440 miles383 nmNortheast NE
Hyderabad (PK)Fri 4:10 AM849 km528 miles459 nmNortheast NE
DubaiFri 3:10 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiFri 3:10 AM902 km560 miles487 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahFri 3:10 AM918 km571 miles496 nmWest-southwest WSW
Bandar-AbbasFri 2:40 AM947 km588 miles511 nmNorthwest NW
SuratFri 4:40 AM1135 km705 miles613 nmEast E
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