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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 12:30:00 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: 71%

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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 54° 35' East

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

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.62 miWest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.9"937.11 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth937.10 mi
24 hours11° 42' 33.0"756.17 miEast0° 25' 19.2"29.03 miSouth757.79 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaSat 4:30 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNortheast NE
Al AinSat 4:30 AM372 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiSat 4:30 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth N
SalalahSat 4:30 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth S
SeebSat 4:30 AM473 km294 miles256 nmNortheast NE
DubaiSat 4:30 AM476 km295 miles257 nmNorth N
SharjahSat 4:30 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
MuscatSat 4:30 AM498 km310 miles269 nmNortheast NE
DohaSat 3:30 AM566 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al KhorSat 3:30 AM605 km376 miles327 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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