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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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 59° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.75 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"940.94 miwest0° 02' 30.3"2.87 minorth940.82 mi
24 hours11° 38' 44.5"754.92 mieast0° 33' 37.5"38.56 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
NizwaFri 3:20 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatFri 3:20 AM365 km227 miles197 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebFri 3:20 AM386 km240 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 3:20 AM692 km430 miles373 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahFri 3:20 AM695 km432 miles375 nmWest-southwest WSW
Abu DhabiFri 3:20 AM695 km432 miles375 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar-AbbasFri 2:50 AM818 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiFri 4:20 AM905 km562 miles489 nmNortheast NE
DohaFri 2:20 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorFri 2:20 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorthwest NW
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