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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 these coordinates:
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
KufraWed 1:08 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
Al-FashirWed 2:08 PM765 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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
CairoWed 1:08 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaWed 1:08 PM1395 km867 miles753 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TripoliWed 1:08 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakkahWed 2:08 PM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast E
Bethlehem *Wed 2:08 PM1750 km1087 miles945 nmNortheast NE
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