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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: 71%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 56° 44' 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"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"937.18 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth937.17 mi
24 hours11° 42' 32.6"756.22 mieast0° 24' 58.2"28.63 misouth757.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaSat 4:20 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebSat 4:20 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatSat 4:20 AM341 km212 miles184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiSat 4:20 AM450 km279 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiSat 4:20 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahSat 4:20 AM500 km311 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahSat 4:20 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Bandar-AbbasSat 3:50 AM683 km425 miles369 nmNorth N
DohaSat 3:20 AM711 km442 miles384 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorSat 3:20 AM743 km462 miles401 nmNorthwest NW
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