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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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 02' North
Longitude: 44° 38' 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' 00.4"0.01 minorth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 35.0"756.25 mieast0° 26' 56.1"30.89 misouth758.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhSat 4:10 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahSat 4:10 AM503 km312 miles271 nmWest W
JeddahSat 4:10 AM570 km354 miles308 nmWest W
SanaSat 4:10 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouth S
MedinaSat 4:10 AM642 km399 miles347 nmNorthwest NW
Al HudaydahSat 4:10 AM712 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port SudanSat 4:10 AM791 km491 miles427 nmWest W
DammamSat 4:10 AM818 km508 miles442 nmNortheast NE
RiffaSat 4:10 AM827 km514 miles447 nmNortheast NE
Ta'izzSat 4:10 AM827 km514 miles447 nmSouth S
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