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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 05' North, Longitude: 47° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.29 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.8 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' 49.9"948.89 miwest0° 04' 46.7"5.48 misouth949.13 mi
24 hours11° 38' 12.0"760.86 mieast2° 19' 55.6"160.40 misouth782.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaMon 5:34 AM525 km326 miles284 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Khamis MushaitMon 5:34 AM533 km331 miles288 nmWest W
SanaMon 5:34 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhMon 5:34 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth N
Al HudaydahMon 5:34 AM696 km432 miles376 nmSouthwest SW
SalalahMon 6:34 AM712 km442 miles384 nmEast-southeast ESE
HofufMon 5:34 AM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ta'izzMon 5:34 AM727 km452 miles393 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenMon 5:34 AM751 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DohaMon 5:34 AM790 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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