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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 3:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 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° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.96 meters/second, 1515.4 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"15.69 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.4"941.34 miwest0° 04' 23.3"5.03 misouth941.58 mi
24 hours11° 54' 13.9"772.83 mieast2° 12' 26.3"151.82 misouth792.76 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 PM388 km241 miles210 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KufraWed 1:08 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauWed 12:08 PM522 km325 miles282 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirWed 2:08 PM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéWed 12:08 PM759 km471 miles410 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kharga OasisWed 1:08 PM931 km579 miles503 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumWed 2:08 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaWed 12:08 PM1268 km788 miles684 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahWed 1:08 PM1338 km831 miles722 nmNortheast NE
CairoWed 1:08 PM1342 km834 miles725 nmNortheast NE
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