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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 53° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.30 meters/second, 1513.1 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"939.95 miwest0° 02' 21.8"2.71 misouth940.07 mi
24 hours11° 41' 46.1"757.65 mieast1° 23' 22.5"95.59 misouth766.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahSun 5:20 AM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth S
Abu DhabiSun 5:20 AM432 km269 miles233 nmNorth N
NizwaSun 5:20 AM455 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE
DubaiSun 5:20 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SharjahSun 5:20 AM553 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebSun 5:20 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNortheast NE
DohaSun 4:20 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuscatSun 5:20 AM583 km362 miles315 nmNortheast NE
Al KhorSun 4:20 AM619 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-JamiliyahSun 4:20 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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