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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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' North, Longitude: 51° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.24 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.7"948.78 miwest0° 04' 45.5"5.45 misouth949.02 mi
24 hours11° 38' 14.4"760.82 mieast2° 19' 25.3"159.82 misouth782.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 6:20 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSoutheast SE
Al MukallaMon 5:20 AM548 km341 miles296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Abu DhabiMon 6:20 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaMon 5:20 AM686 km426 miles370 nmNorth N
HofufMon 5:20 AM714 km444 miles385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al KhorMon 5:20 AM730 km454 miles394 nmNorth N
RiyadhMon 5:20 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorthwest NW
HadibuMon 5:20 AM779 km484 miles421 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiffaMon 5:20 AM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth N
ManamaMon 5:20 AM788 km489 miles425 nmNorth N
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