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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: 62%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 35' North, Longitude: 56° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.29 meters/second, 1513.0 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.1"939.91 miwest0° 02' 20.7"2.69 misouth940.03 mi
24 hours11° 41' 47.3"757.64 mieast1° 22' 59.4"95.15 misouth766.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaSun 5:10 AM288 km179 miles156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebSun 5:10 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatSun 5:10 AM405 km251 miles219 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalalahSun 5:10 AM461 km286 miles249 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Abu DhabiSun 5:10 AM474 km295 miles256 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiSun 5:10 AM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahSun 5:10 AM540 km335 miles291 nmNorth N
DohaSun 4:10 AM718 km446 miles388 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar-AbbasSun 4:40 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth N
Al KhorSun 4:10 AM753 km468 miles406 nmNorthwest NW
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