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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' North, Longitude: 45° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.09 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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' 01.7"0.03 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.0"939.45 miwest0° 01' 39.3"1.90 minorth939.37 mi
24 hours11° 41' 12.5"756.52 mieast0° 13' 00.0"14.91 minorth756.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitWed 11:56 PM425 km264 miles230 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhWed 11:56 PM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth N
SanaWed 11:56 PM616 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahWed 11:56 PM640 km398 miles346 nmWest W
HofufWed 11:56 PM643 km399 miles347 nmNortheast NE
BuraidahWed 11:56 PM660 km410 miles356 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JeddahWed 11:56 PM708 km440 miles382 nmWest W
Al HudaydahWed 11:56 PM723 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaWed 11:56 PM760 km472 miles410 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DammamWed 11:56 PM766 km476 miles414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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