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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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 28' North
Longitude: 57° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 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' 01.0"940.90 miwest0° 02' 29.4"2.86 minorth940.78 mi
24 hours11° 38' 47.0"754.93 mieast0° 33' 14.4"38.12 minorth754.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaFri 3:30 AM275 km171 miles149 nmNorth N
SeebFri 3:30 AM371 km230 miles200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatFri 3:30 AM375 km233 miles202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalalahFri 3:30 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
Abu DhabiFri 3:30 AM527 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 3:30 AM566 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahFri 3:30 AM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bandar-AbbasFri 3:00 AM749 km465 miles404 nmNorth N
DohaFri 2:30 AM788 km489 miles425 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorFri 2:30 AM820 km509 miles443 nmNorthwest NW
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