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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 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
FadaWed 1:20 AM82 km51 miles44 nmWest-northwest WNW
Faya-LargeauWed 1:20 AM356 km221 miles192 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbéchéWed 1:20 AM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirWed 3:20 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSoutheast SE
MongoWed 1:20 AM638 km396 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroWed 1:20 AM709 km441 miles383 nmWest-southwest WSW
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
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