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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 45' North, Longitude: 59° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 59.4"961.54 miwest0° 06' 56.3"7.95 misouth961.87 mi
24 hours11° 34' 57.7"767.28 mieast3° 09' 32.6"217.20 misouth803.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahTue 6:34 AM591 km367 miles319 nmWest W
NizwaTue 6:34 AM719 km446 miles388 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HadibuTue 5:34 AM756 km470 miles408 nmSouthwest SW
MuscatTue 6:34 AM767 km476 miles414 nmNorth N
SeebTue 6:34 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiTue 6:34 AM1012 km629 miles547 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiTue 6:34 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiTue 7:34 AM1181 km734 miles638 nmNortheast NE
DohaTue 5:34 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmNorthwest NW
ManamaTue 5:34 AM1403 km871 miles757 nmNorthwest NW
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