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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 00' North, Longitude: 35° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.79 meters/second, 1536.5 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"954.51 miwest0° 06' 42.3"7.69 misouth954.85 mi
24 hours11° 42' 33.7"770.46 mieast3° 04' 55.8"211.96 misouth805.18 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 PM288 km179 miles155 nmNortheast NE
KassalaThu 2:08 PM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyThu 2:08 PM362 km225 miles195 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumThu 2:08 PM379 km236 miles205 nmSouthwest SW
KerenThu 2:08 PM436 km271 miles235 nmSoutheast SE
AsmaraThu 2:08 PM507 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahThu 2:08 PM577 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
KostiThu 2:08 PM594 km369 miles321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahThu 2:08 PM625 km389 miles338 nmNortheast NE
GondarThu 2:08 PM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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