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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 = Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 11:08:00 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: 3%

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 Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 00' North, Longitude: 35° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.79 meters/second, 1536.4 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.91 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 28.4"954.43 miWest0° 06' 42.2"7.69 miSouth954.77 mi
24 hours11° 42' 34.3"770.41 miEast3° 04' 53.6"211.90 miSouth805.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanThu 2:08 PM266 km165 miles143 nmNortheast NE
KassalaThu 2:08 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyThu 2:08 PM350 km217 miles189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumThu 2:08 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouthwest SW
KerenThu 2:08 PM413 km256 miles223 nmSoutheast SE
AsmaraThu 2:08 PM484 km301 miles261 nmSoutheast SE
MendeferaThu 2:08 PM506 km315 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahThu 2:08 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE
MakkahThu 2:08 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
KostiThu 2:08 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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