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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: 79%

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 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 43° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.62 meters/second, 1514.2 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' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.2"940.58 miwest0° 02' 24.0"2.75 minorth940.46 mi
24 hours11° 39' 01.0"754.94 mieast0° 31' 02.4"35.59 minorth754.50 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 3:28 AM254 km158 miles137 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahFri 3:28 AM388 km241 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahFri 3:28 AM455 km283 miles246 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiyadhFri 3:28 AM572 km355 miles309 nmNortheast NE
SanaFri 3:28 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth S
MedinaFri 3:28 AM588 km365 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
Al HudaydahFri 3:28 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouth S
BuraidahFri 3:28 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorth N
Port SudanFri 3:28 AM656 km408 miles354 nmWest W
KerenFri 3:28 AM741 km461 miles400 nmSouthwest SW
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