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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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 21° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 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' 24.0"949.22 miwest0° 04' 32.8"5.21 minorth949.02 mi
24 hours11° 31' 19.9"753.15 mieast1° 23' 59.6"96.30 minorth756.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaThu 2:08 AM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauThu 2:08 AM329 km204 miles178 nmWest-southwest WSW
KufraThu 3:08 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbéchéThu 2:08 AM599 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirThu 4:08 AM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroThu 2:08 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouthwest SW
MongoThu 2:08 AM844 km525 miles456 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaThu 2:08 AM1072 km666 miles579 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumThu 4:08 AM1191 km740 miles643 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairoThu 3:08 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmNortheast NE
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