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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 12:10:00 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 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 47° 46' 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' 00.4"940.66 miWest0° 02' 25.7"2.78 miNorth940.54 mi
24 hours11° 38' 56.7"754.92 miEast0° 31' 44.2"36.39 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 3:10 AM471 km293 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HofufFri 3:10 AM573 km356 miles309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khamis MushaitFri 3:10 AM582 km361 miles314 nmWest-southwest WSW
DohaFri 3:10 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNortheast NE
Al-JamiliyahFri 3:10 AM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al MukallaFri 3:10 AM675 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SanaFri 3:10 AM682 km424 miles368 nmSouthwest SW
RiffaFri 3:10 AM686 km426 miles370 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorFri 3:10 AM690 km429 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaFri 3:10 AM696 km433 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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