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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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 42° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.61 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.2"940.56 miwest0° 02' 23.7"2.75 minorth940.44 mi
24 hours11° 39' 01.7"754.94 mieast0° 30' 55.3"35.45 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 3:30 AM244 km152 miles132 nmSouth S
MakkahFri 3:30 AM313 km195 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahFri 3:30 AM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedinaFri 3:30 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
Port SudanFri 3:30 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest W
SanaFri 3:30 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiyadhFri 3:30 AM621 km386 miles335 nmNortheast NE
Al HudaydahFri 3:30 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth S
BuraidahFri 3:30 AM661 km410 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KerenFri 3:30 AM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW

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