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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 = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 2:34:00 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: 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 is currently 429.96 meters/second, 1547.8 kilometres/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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' 30.9"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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahTue 6:34 AM591 km367 miles319 nmWest W
NizwaTue 6:34 AM719 km446 miles388 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MuscatTue 6:34 AM767 km476 miles414 nmNorth N
SeebTue 6:34 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth N
Al AinTue 6:34 AM918 km570 miles496 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Abu DhabiTue 6:34 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiTue 6:34 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiTue 7:34 AM1182 km735 miles638 nmNortheast NE
DohaTue 5:34 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmNorthwest NW
ManamaTue 5:34 AM1406 km873 miles759 nmNorthwest NW

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