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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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 21° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.44 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.0"949.20 miwest0° 04' 32.5"5.21 minorth949.00 mi
24 hours11° 31' 20.6"753.15 mieast1° 23' 55.2"96.22 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 3:10 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirThu 4:10 AM738 km459 miles399 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaThu 2:10 AM1037 km645 miles560 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumThu 4:10 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairoThu 3:10 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaThu 3:10 AM1586 km986 miles857 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KanoThu 2:10 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiThu 2:10 AM1664 km1034 miles899 nmSouth S
TripoliThu 3:10 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaThu 2:10 AM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmSouthwest SW
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