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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 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 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° 09' 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"940.64 miwest0° 02' 23.8"2.75 minorth940.52 mi
24 hours11° 39' 01.3"754.99 mieast0° 30' 59.8"35.54 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 3:28 AM247 km154 miles134 nmSouth S
MakkahFri 3:28 AM361 km224 miles195 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahFri 3:28 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedinaFri 3:28 AM570 km354 miles308 nmNorthwest NW
SanaFri 3:28 AM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiyadhFri 3:28 AM588 km366 miles318 nmNortheast NE
Port SudanFri 3:28 AM628 km390 miles339 nmWest W
Al HudaydahFri 3:28 AM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth S
BuraidahFri 3:28 AM653 km406 miles352 nmNorth N
KerenFri 3:28 AM722 km448 miles390 nmSouthwest SW
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