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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: 94%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 22:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 40' North
Longitude: 53° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.7"976.99 miwest0° 08' 29.7"9.74 misouth977.33 mi
24 hours11° 05' 55.0"746.10 mieast3° 40' 41.9"252.86 misouth792.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahMon 2:20 AM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth N
Al MukallaMon 1:20 AM488 km303 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoMon 1:20 AM543 km338 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenMon 1:20 AM932 km579 miles503 nmWest W
GalkayoMon 1:20 AM1016 km631 miles548 nmSouthwest SW
SanaMon 1:20 AM1024 km636 miles553 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiMon 1:20 AM1154 km717 miles623 nmWest W
Abu DhabiMon 2:20 AM1197 km744 miles647 nmNorth N
MuscatMon 2:20 AM1220 km758 miles659 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DubaiMon 2:20 AM1298 km806 miles701 nmNorth N
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