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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: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' North, Longitude: 27° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.19 meters/second, 1563.1 km/hour, 971.3 miles/hour or 844.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.19 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.19 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.2"971.10 miwest0° 07' 50.2"8.98 minorth970.84 mi
24 hours11° 09' 45.9"745.65 mieast2° 47' 20.4"191.79 minorth764.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirWed 4:20 AM242 km150 miles130 nmSouthwest SW
Al-UbayyidWed 4:20 AM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumWed 4:20 AM595 km370 miles321 nmEast E
KostiWed 4:20 AM646 km402 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalakalWed 4:20 AM797 km495 miles430 nmSoutheast SE
WauWed 4:20 AM825 km513 miles445 nmSouth S
KassalaWed 4:20 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast E
JubaWed 4:20 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AsmaraWed 4:20 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmEast E
NdjamenaWed 2:20 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW

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