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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 55° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.72 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 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' 00.9"940.87 miwest0° 02' 28.8"2.84 minorth940.75 mi
24 hours11° 38' 48.5"754.94 mieast0° 33' 00.4"37.85 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 3:36 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNortheast NE
SalalahFri 3:36 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SeebFri 3:36 AM436 km271 miles236 nmNortheast NE
MuscatFri 3:36 AM453 km281 miles244 nmNortheast NE
Abu DhabiFri 3:36 AM462 km287 miles249 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 3:36 AM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth N
SharjahFri 3:36 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth N
DohaFri 2:36 AM685 km426 miles370 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorFri 2:36 AM722 km448 miles390 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar-AbbasFri 3:06 AM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth N
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