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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 59° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.76 meters/second, 1514.7 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' 01.1"940.88 miwest0° 02' 30.4"2.88 minorth940.76 mi
24 hours11° 38' 44.1"754.87 mieast0° 33' 40.1"38.61 minorth754.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaFri 3:20 AM366 km227 miles197 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatFri 3:20 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebFri 3:20 AM397 km247 miles214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 3:20 AM710 km441 miles383 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiFri 3:20 AM717 km445 miles387 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahFri 3:20 AM719 km447 miles388 nmWest-southwest WSW
Bandar-AbbasFri 2:50 AM829 km515 miles448 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiFri 4:20 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNortheast NE
DohaFri 2:20 AM1008 km627 miles544 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManamaFri 2:20 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmNorthwest NW
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