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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: 19%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:55 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 06' North
Longitude: 19° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.5"935.78 miwest0° 02' 16.9"2.62 misouth935.90 mi
24 hours12° 03' 13.1"778.07 mieast1° 23' 34.3"95.83 misouth787.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraMon 9:10 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNortheast NE
NdjamenaMon 8:10 AM1097 km682 miles592 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliMon 9:10 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhartoumMon 10:10 AM1515 km942 miles818 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoMon 8:10 AM1536 km954 miles829 nmSouthwest SW
AlexandriaMon 9:10 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNortheast NE
CairoMon 9:10 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmNortheast NE
Valletta *Mon 9:10 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiMon 8:10 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmSouth S
AbujaMon 8:10 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmSouthwest SW
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