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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 12:36:00 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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 01' North, Longitude: 53° 08' 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' 03.8"0.07 miNorth937.10 mi
24 hours11° 42' 33.4"756.17 miEast0° 25' 33.3"29.30 miSouth757.81 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
Abu DhabiSat 4:36 AM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al AinSat 4:36 AM443 km276 miles239 nmNortheast NE
SalalahSat 4:36 AM455 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DohaSat 3:36 AM499 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NizwaSat 4:36 AM501 km311 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
DubaiSat 4:36 AM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SharjahSat 4:36 AM535 km332 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorSat 3:36 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-JamiliyahSat 3:36 AM551 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebSat 4:36 AM598 km371 miles323 nmEast-northeast ENE

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