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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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' North, Longitude: 49° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.67 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.7"940.76 miwest0° 02' 26.6"2.80 minorth940.64 mi
24 hours11° 38' 54.5"754.97 mieast0° 32' 04.9"36.79 minorth754.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HofufFri 3:00 AM544 km338 miles294 nmNorth N
DohaFri 3:00 AM556 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiyadhFri 3:00 AM566 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
Al-JamiliyahFri 3:00 AM581 km361 miles314 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalalahFri 4:00 AM584 km363 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
Al KhorFri 3:00 AM598 km371 miles323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiffaFri 3:00 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiFri 4:00 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNortheast NE
ManamaFri 3:00 AM636 km395 miles344 nmNorth N
DammamFri 3:00 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorth N
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