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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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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
FadaWed 2:20 AM625 km389 miles338 nmWest-northwest WNW
KostiWed 4:20 AM646 km402 miles349 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbéchéWed 2:20 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest W
MalakalWed 4:20 AM797 km495 miles430 nmSoutheast SE
WauWed 4:20 AM825 km513 miles445 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauWed 2:20 AM901 km560 miles487 nmWest-northwest WNW
MongoWed 2:20 AM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
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