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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 2:10:00 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 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 07' North, Longitude: 53° 48' East

The ground speed is currently 424.20 meters/second, 1527.1 kilometres/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.6"948.63 miWest0° 04' 44.5"5.43 miSouth948.87 mi
24 hours11° 38' 16.1"760.73 miEast2° 19' 01.2"159.35 miSouth782.23 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 6:10 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth S
NizwaMon 6:10 AM573 km356 miles310 nmNortheast NE
Abu DhabiMon 6:10 AM596 km370 miles322 nmNorth N
Al AinMon 6:10 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebMon 6:10 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNortheast NE
DubaiMon 6:10 AM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatMon 6:10 AM699 km434 miles377 nmNortheast NE
Al MukallaMon 5:10 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouthwest SW
SharjahMon 6:10 AM712 km443 miles385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaMon 5:10 AM722 km448 miles390 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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