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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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 57' North
Longitude: 35° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.24 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.5 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' 13.4"944.27 miwest0° 03' 48.3"4.36 minorth944.09 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.6"754.98 mieast1° 05' 26.2"75.03 minorth756.06 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 5:20 AM231 km143 miles125 nmEast E
JeddahFri 5:20 AM463 km288 miles250 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaFri 5:20 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakkahFri 5:20 AM524 km326 miles283 nmEast-northeast ENE
KhartoumFri 5:20 AM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TeseneyFri 5:20 AM562 km349 miles303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KerenFri 5:20 AM586 km364 miles316 nmSoutheast SE
AsmaraFri 5:20 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSoutheast SE
MedinaFri 5:20 AM687 km427 miles371 nmNortheast NE
KostiFri 5:20 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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