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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 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' North, Longitude: 50° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.6"961.97 miwest0° 06' 59.5"8.02 misouth962.30 mi
24 hours11° 34' 54.5"767.56 mieast3° 10' 45.3"218.60 misouth803.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaTue 6:10 AM289 km179 miles156 nmSouthwest SW
SalalahTue 7:10 AM368 km229 miles199 nmEast E
HadibuTue 6:10 AM575 km357 miles311 nmSoutheast SE
BosasoTue 6:10 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SanaTue 6:10 AM705 km438 miles380 nmWest W
AdenTue 6:10 AM743 km462 miles401 nmSouthwest SW
Ta'izzTue 6:10 AM792 km492 miles428 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al HudaydahTue 6:10 AM852 km529 miles460 nmWest-southwest WSW
Khamis MushaitTue 6:10 AM860 km534 miles464 nmWest-northwest WNW
Abu DhabiTue 7:10 AM944 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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