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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 = Monday, October 29, 2012 at 8:00:00 PM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 29, 2012 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' North, Longitude: 55° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.41 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.16 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.6"969.27 miWest0° 07' 23.3"8.47 miNorth969.02 mi
24 hours11° 13' 18.9"748.29 miEast2° 36' 30.3"179.37 miNorth764.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMidnight Mon-Tue223 km139 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
HadibuMon 11:00 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaMon 11:00 PM683 km424 miles369 nmWest W
BosasoMon 11:00 PM816 km507 miles441 nmSouthwest SW
NizwaMidnight Mon-Tue859 km533 miles464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebMidnight Mon-Tue957 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatMidnight Mon-Tue961 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiMidnight Mon-Tue1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth N
DubaiMidnight Mon-Tue1088 km676 miles587 nmNorth N
AdenMon 11:00 PM1158 km720 miles625 nmWest-southwest WSW

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