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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: 52%

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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 55° 57' 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 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.6"948.63 miwest0° 04' 43.6"5.42 misouth948.87 mi
24 hours11° 38' 17.5"760.76 mieast2° 18' 41.9"158.99 misouth782.17 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 AM306 km190 miles165 nmSouthwest SW
NizwaMon 6:00 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebMon 6:00 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatMon 6:00 AM564 km350 miles304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiMon 6:00 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiMon 6:00 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth N
HadibuMon 5:00 AM746 km464 miles403 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DohaMon 5:00 AM820 km509 miles443 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al KhorMon 5:00 AM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al MukallaMon 5:00 AM887 km551 miles479 nmSouthwest SW
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