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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 = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:14:00 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 MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' North, Longitude: 56° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.15 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"939.53 miWest0° 01' 43.3"1.98 miNorth939.44 mi
24 hours11° 41' 06.8"756.47 miEast0° 14' 40.3"16.82 miNorth756.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaThu 12:14 AM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeebThu 12:14 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuscatThu 12:14 AM397 km247 miles214 nmNortheast NE
Abu DhabiThu 12:14 AM467 km290 miles252 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalalahThu 12:14 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DubaiThu 12:14 AM522 km325 miles282 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SharjahThu 12:14 AM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth N
DohaWed 11:14 PM712 km443 miles385 nmNorthwest NW
Bandar-AbbasWed 11:44 PM723 km449 miles390 nmNorth N
Al KhorWed 11:14 PM746 km464 miles403 nmNorthwest NW

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