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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 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 45° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.63 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 00.3"940.67 miwest0° 02' 24.6"2.76 minorth940.55 mi
24 hours11° 38' 59.4"754.99 mieast0° 31' 18.4"35.90 minorth754.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitFri 3:20 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhFri 3:20 AM490 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahFri 3:20 AM557 km346 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaFri 3:20 AM577 km359 miles312 nmSouth S
JeddahFri 3:20 AM625 km388 miles337 nmWest-northwest WNW
BuraidahFri 3:20 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
Al HudaydahFri 3:20 AM671 km417 miles362 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HofufFri 3:20 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNortheast NE
MedinaFri 3:20 AM714 km444 miles386 nmNorthwest NW
Ta'izzFri 3:20 AM775 km481 miles418 nmSouth S
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