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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 = Friday, April 12, 2013 at 9:36:00 AM.

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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: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' North, Longitude: 58° 18' East

The ground speed is currently 430.33 meters/second, 1549.2 kilometres/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.04 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.2"962.38 miWest0° 06' 09.0"7.05 miNorth962.15 mi
24 hours11° 36' 28.4"769.51 miEast2° 03' 56.1"142.05 miNorth778.28 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalalahFri 1:36 PM451 km280 miles243 nmWest W
HadibuFri 12:36 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
NizwaFri 1:36 PM704 km438 miles380 nmNorth N
MuscatFri 1:36 PM774 km481 miles418 nmNorth N
SeebFri 1:36 PM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth N
Al AinFri 1:36 PM881 km547 miles476 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Abu DhabiFri 1:36 PM962 km598 miles519 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 1:36 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al MukallaFri 12:36 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmWest-southwest WSW
SharjahFri 1:36 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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