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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: 92%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 48' North
Longitude: 22° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.2"962.41 miwest0° 06' 37.5"7.60 minorth962.16 mi
24 hours11° 19' 46.6"750.39 mieast2° 16' 23.8"156.35 minorth761.91 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 3:20 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaWed 1:20 AM932 km579 miles503 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhWed 1:20 AM944 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidWed 3:20 AM947 km588 miles511 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumWed 3:20 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmEast E
BanguiWed 1:20 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoWed 1:20 AM1571 km976 miles848 nmWest-southwest WSW
JubaWed 3:20 AM1670 km1038 miles902 nmSoutheast SE
CairoWed 2:20 AM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaWed 2:20 AM1777 km1104 miles960 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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