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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 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 44° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.38 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.1 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"0.05 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.2"940.11 miwest0° 02' 25.7"2.78 misouth940.24 mi
24 hours11° 41' 42.1"757.71 mieast1° 24' 54.5"97.35 misouth767.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitSun 5:00 AM295 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahSun 5:00 AM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiyadhSun 5:00 AM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahSun 5:00 AM540 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaSun 5:00 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth S
BuraidahSun 5:00 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth N
MedinaSun 5:00 AM646 km401 miles349 nmNorthwest NW
Al HudaydahSun 5:00 AM651 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port SudanSun 5:00 AM743 km462 miles401 nmWest W
HofufSun 5:00 AM766 km476 miles413 nmNortheast NE
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