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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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 57' North
Longitude: 32° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.21 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 03.7"0.07 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.1"944.21 miwest0° 03' 47.4"4.35 minorth944.03 mi
24 hours11° 36' 34.4"755.01 mieast1° 05' 03.5"74.60 minorth756.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumFri 5:30 AM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth S
Port SudanFri 5:30 AM483 km300 miles261 nmEast E
KassalaFri 5:30 AM640 km398 miles346 nmSoutheast SE
TeseneyFri 5:30 AM686 km426 miles371 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 5:30 AM703 km437 miles379 nmEast-northeast ENE
KostiFri 5:30 AM752 km467 miles406 nmSouth S
MakkahFri 5:30 AM767 km477 miles414 nmEast-northeast ENE
KerenFri 5:30 AM772 km480 miles417 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 5:30 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HurghadaFri 4:30 AM818 km508 miles441 nmNorth N
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