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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 12:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 48° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.66 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' 00.5"940.67 miWest0° 02' 25.9"2.79 miNorth940.55 mi
24 hours11° 38' 56.1"754.92 miEast0° 31' 48.8"36.48 miNorth754.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhFri 3:08 AM486 km302 miles263 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HofufFri 3:08 AM559 km347 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaFri 3:08 AM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khamis MushaitFri 3:08 AM628 km390 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-JamiliyahFri 3:08 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorFri 3:08 AM664 km413 miles358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al MukallaFri 3:08 AM666 km414 miles360 nmSouth S
RiffaFri 3:08 AM667 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaFri 3:08 AM676 km420 miles365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DammamFri 3:08 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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