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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 2:20:00 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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 06' North, Longitude: 51° 23' East

The ground speed is currently 424.24 meters/second, 1527.3 kilometres/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 49.7"948.71 miWest0° 04' 45.4"5.45 miSouth948.95 mi
24 hours11° 38' 14.6"760.76 miEast2° 19' 22.9"159.76 miSouth782.35 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 6:20 AM369 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
Al MukallaMon 5:20 AM560 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Abu DhabiMon 6:20 AM670 km416 miles362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaMon 5:20 AM684 km425 miles370 nmNorth N
Al-JamiliyahMon 5:20 AM722 km449 miles390 nmNorth N
Al AinMon 6:20 AM724 km450 miles391 nmNortheast NE
Al KhorMon 5:20 AM729 km453 miles393 nmNorth N
NizwaMon 6:20 AM767 km476 miles414 nmNortheast NE
RiyadhMon 5:20 AM779 km484 miles421 nmNorthwest NW
RiffaMon 5:20 AM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth N

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