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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 12:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 04' North, Longitude: 34° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.62 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.83 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.9"949.55 miWest0° 04' 37.3"5.30 miNorth949.34 mi
24 hours11° 30' 58.9"753.01 miEast1° 25' 52.2"98.45 miNorth756.12 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 3:18 AM310 km193 miles167 nmEast-northeast ENE
KhartoumThu 3:18 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KassalaThu 3:18 AM458 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyThu 3:18 AM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KerenThu 3:18 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSoutheast SE
AswanThu 2:18 AM575 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JeddahThu 3:18 AM577 km359 miles312 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahThu 3:18 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsmaraThu 3:18 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSoutheast SE
MendeferaThu 3:18 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSoutheast SE

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