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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 2:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 52%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 56° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.17 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.81 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.5"948.55 miWest0° 04' 43.5"5.42 miSouth948.80 mi
24 hours11° 38' 17.6"760.70 miEast2° 18' 39.5"158.93 miSouth782.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 6:00 AM325 km202 miles175 nmSouthwest SW
NizwaMon 6:00 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebMon 6:00 AM544 km338 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatMon 6:00 AM551 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiMon 6:00 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiMon 6:00 AM686 km426 miles371 nmNorth N
HadibuMon 5:00 AM755 km469 miles408 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DohaMon 5:00 AM835 km519 miles451 nmNorthwest NW
Al KhorMon 5:00 AM873 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bandar-AbbasMon 5:30 AM891 km554 miles481 nmNorth N

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