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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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 07' North
Longitude: 23° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.47 meters/second, 1528.1 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 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' 24.1"949.28 miwest0° 04' 33.4"5.23 minorth949.08 mi
24 hours11° 31' 16.5"753.14 mieast1° 24' 17.3"96.64 minorth756.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraThu 3:00 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
Al-FashirThu 4:00 AM629 km391 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-UbayyidThu 4:00 AM943 km586 miles509 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumThu 4:00 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaThu 2:00 AM1224 km760 miles661 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahThu 3:00 AM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoThu 3:00 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaThu 3:00 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AsmaraThu 4:00 AM1654 km1028 miles893 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakkahThu 4:00 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmEast-northeast ENE
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