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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 = Saturday, October 6, 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: 72%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 59° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.62 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"937.11 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth937.11 mi
24 hours11° 42' 32.0"756.15 miEast0° 24' 32.1"28.13 miSouth757.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaSat 4:10 AM288 km179 miles155 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatSat 4:10 AM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebSat 4:10 AM321 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiSat 4:10 AM632 km393 miles341 nmNorthwest NW
SharjahSat 4:10 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiSat 4:10 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahSat 4:10 AM715 km444 miles386 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar-AbbasSat 3:40 AM753 km468 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiSat 5:10 AM889 km552 miles480 nmEast-northeast ENE
DohaSat 3:10 AM935 km581 miles505 nmWest-northwest WNW

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