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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: 86%
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 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 05' North
Longitude: 31° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.57 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 24.7"949.51 miwest0° 04' 36.0"5.28 minorth949.31 mi
24 hours11° 31' 04.3"753.09 mieast1° 25' 23.4"97.90 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
KhartoumThu 3:30 AM413 km256 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanThu 3:30 AM640 km398 miles346 nmEast E
Al-UbayyidThu 3:30 AM661 km410 miles357 nmSouth S
KostiThu 3:30 AM675 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KassalaThu 3:30 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSoutheast SE
TeseneyThu 3:30 AM733 km455 miles396 nmSoutheast SE
KerenThu 3:30 AM858 km533 miles463 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al-FashirThu 3:30 AM865 km537 miles467 nmSouthwest SW
JeddahThu 3:30 AM879 km546 miles475 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsmaraThu 3:30 AM927 km576 miles500 nmEast-southeast ESE
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