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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 = Monday, August 13, 2012 at 7:10:00 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: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, August 13, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 06' North, Longitude: 19° 40' East

The ground speed is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 kilometres/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"935.71 miWest0° 02' 16.7"2.61 miSouth935.84 mi
24 hours12° 03' 13.1"778.01 miEast1° 23' 31.5"95.77 miSouth787.41 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauMon 8:10 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth S
FadaMon 8:10 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KufraMon 9:10 AM506 km315 miles273 nmNortheast NE
AbéchéMon 8:10 AM814 km506 miles439 nmSouth S
SabhaMon 9:10 AM846 km526 miles457 nmNorthwest NW
NdjamenaMon 8:10 AM1110 km689 miles599 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliMon 9:10 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhartoumMon 10:10 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlexandriaMon 9:10 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmNortheast NE
CairoMon 9:10 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNortheast NE

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