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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 13' North, Longitude: 23° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.96 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"15.70 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.4"941.42 miwest0° 04' 23.4"5.03 misouth941.65 mi
24 hours11° 54' 13.5"772.88 mieast2° 12' 28.8"151.88 misouth792.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaWed 12:08 PM375 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KufraWed 1:08 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauWed 12:08 PM498 km309 miles269 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéWed 12:08 PM749 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirWed 2:08 PM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MongoWed 12:08 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroWed 12:08 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumWed 2:08 PM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaWed 12:08 PM1247 km775 miles674 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahWed 1:08 PM1354 km841 miles731 nmNortheast NE
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