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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: 42%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 47' North
Longitude: 62° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.3"961.48 miwest0° 06' 55.2"7.93 misouth961.81 mi
24 hours11° 34' 58.8"767.25 mieast3° 09' 07.4"216.74 misouth802.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaTue 6:20 AM873 km543 miles472 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatTue 6:20 AM874 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebTue 6:20 AM901 km560 miles486 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahTue 6:20 AM923 km573 miles498 nmWest W
KarachiTue 7:20 AM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MumbaiTue 7:50 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratTue 7:50 AM1174 km729 miles634 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneTue 7:50 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmEast E
Abu DhabiTue 6:20 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmNorthwest NW
DubaiTue 6:20 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmNorthwest NW
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