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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: 82%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 41' North
Longitude: 59° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.06 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"939.38 miwest0° 01' 09.4"1.33 minorth939.33 mi
24 hours11° 41' 31.8"756.80 mieast0° 01' 12.7"1.39 minorth756.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NizwaTue 8:40 PM313 km195 miles169 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatTue 8:40 PM334 km208 miles180 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeebTue 8:40 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiTue 8:40 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorthwest NW
SharjahTue 8:40 PM659 km409 miles356 nmNorthwest NW
Abu DhabiTue 8:40 PM661 km411 miles357 nmNorthwest NW
SalalahTue 8:40 PM690 km429 miles372 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar-AbbasTue 8:10 PM785 km488 miles424 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiTue 9:40 PM911 km566 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
DohaTue 7:40 PM952 km591 miles514 nmNorthwest NW
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