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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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 47° 03' 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"937.16 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 34.7"756.25 mieast0° 26' 32.4"30.44 misouth757.97 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 AM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
Khamis MushaitSat 4:00 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest-southwest WSW
HofufSat 4:00 AM548 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-JamiliyahSat 4:00 AM654 km407 miles353 nmNortheast NE
DohaSat 4:00 AM657 km408 miles355 nmNortheast NE
RiffaSat 4:00 AM669 km415 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BuraidahSat 4:00 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DammamSat 4:00 AM673 km418 miles364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaSat 4:00 AM677 km421 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QatifSat 4:00 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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