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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 these coordinates:
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
KufraThu 3:08 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirThu 4:08 AM710 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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
AlexandriaThu 3:08 AM1561 km970 miles843 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KanoThu 2:08 AM1642 km1020 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiThu 2:08 AM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliThu 3:08 AM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AsmaraThu 4:08 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmEast E
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