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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: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 09' North, Longitude: 25° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.52 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.60 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 22.6"935.93 miwest0° 01' 05.8"1.26 misouth935.99 mi
24 hours11° 52' 45.8"766.53 mieast0° 54' 20.7"62.32 misouth771.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraSun 6:36 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorthwest NW
FadaSun 5:36 AM606 km376 miles327 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauSun 5:36 AM765 km475 miles413 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirSun 7:36 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth S
AbéchéSun 5:36 AM952 km592 miles514 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumSun 7:36 AM961 km597 miles519 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidSun 7:36 AM1012 km629 miles547 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al JizahSun 6:36 AM1134 km704 miles612 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoSun 6:36 AM1138 km707 miles615 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaSun 6:36 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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