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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 1:00:00 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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 47° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.07 meters/second, 1508.6 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' 00.1"0.00 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.6"937.10 miWest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miNorth937.10 mi
24 hours11° 42' 34.5"756.19 miEast0° 26' 29.9"30.38 miSouth757.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhSat 4:00 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth N
HofufSat 4:00 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khamis MushaitSat 4:00 AM568 km353 miles307 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-JamiliyahSat 4:00 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNortheast NE
DohaSat 4:00 AM638 km397 miles345 nmNortheast NE
RiffaSat 4:00 AM654 km407 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DammamSat 4:00 AM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaSat 4:00 AM663 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorSat 4:00 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNortheast NE
QatifSat 4:00 AM672 km417 miles363 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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