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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 00:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 47° 59' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.5"940.66 miwest0° 02' 25.8"2.79 minorth940.54 mi
24 hours11° 38' 56.3"754.92 mieast0° 31' 46.2"36.43 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 AM478 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HofufFri 3:08 AM566 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khamis MushaitFri 3:08 AM602 km374 miles325 nmWest-southwest WSW
DohaFri 3:08 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-JamiliyahFri 3:08 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al MukallaFri 3:08 AM670 km417 miles362 nmSouth S
RiffaFri 3:08 AM677 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorFri 3:08 AM678 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaFri 3:08 AM686 km426 miles370 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DammamFri 3:08 AM690 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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