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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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 45° 07' 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' 00.6"0.01 minorth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 34.9"756.25 mieast0° 26' 51.4"30.80 misouth758.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitSat 4:08 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhSat 4:08 AM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahSat 4:08 AM553 km343 miles298 nmWest W
BuraidahSat 4:08 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth N
JeddahSat 4:08 AM620 km386 miles335 nmWest W
SanaSat 4:08 AM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth S
HofufSat 4:08 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNortheast NE
MedinaSat 4:08 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorthwest NW
Al HudaydahSat 4:08 AM727 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DammamSat 4:08 AM785 km488 miles424 nmNortheast NE
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