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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: 64%
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 Friday, September 7, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 56' North
Longitude: 37° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.27 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.7"944.34 miwest0° 03' 49.2"4.38 minorth944.16 mi
24 hours11° 36' 24.5"754.94 mieast1° 05' 49.0"75.47 minorth756.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanFri 5:10 AM44 km27 miles24 nmSouthwest SW
JeddahFri 5:10 AM248 km154 miles134 nmNortheast NE
MakkahFri 5:10 AM296 km184 miles160 nmNortheast NE
KerenFri 5:10 AM472 km293 miles255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KassalaFri 5:10 AM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraFri 5:10 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyFri 5:10 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth S
MedinaFri 5:10 AM549 km341 miles296 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khamis MushaitFri 5:10 AM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumFri 5:10 AM709 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
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