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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 51° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.32 meters/second, 1513.2 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"939.99 miwest0° 02' 22.8"2.73 misouth940.11 mi
24 hours11° 41' 45.2"757.67 mieast1° 23' 45.4"96.03 misouth767.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahSun 5:30 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
Abu DhabiSun 5:30 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNortheast NE
DohaSun 4:30 AM523 km325 miles282 nmNorth N
Al-JamiliyahSun 4:30 AM562 km349 miles303 nmNorth N
Al KhorSun 4:30 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth N
HofufSun 4:30 AM570 km354 miles308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RiffaSun 4:30 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNorth N
ManamaSun 4:30 AM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth N
DubaiSun 5:30 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
DammamSun 4:30 AM662 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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