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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: 87%

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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' North, Longitude: 35° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.64 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.2"949.60 miwest0° 04' 37.8"5.31 minorth949.40 mi
24 hours11° 30' 56.0"753.00 mieast1° 26' 07.4"98.74 minorth756.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanThu 3:10 AM143 km89 miles77 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaThu 3:10 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth S
JeddahThu 3:10 AM428 km266 miles231 nmNortheast NE
TeseneyThu 3:10 AM443 km275 miles239 nmSouth S
KerenThu 3:10 AM448 km278 miles242 nmSoutheast SE
MakkahThu 3:10 AM479 km297 miles258 nmNortheast NE
AsmaraThu 3:10 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumThu 3:10 AM530 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW
MedinaThu 3:10 AM706 km439 miles381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khamis MushaitThu 3:10 AM717 km445 miles387 nmEast E

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