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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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 09' North
Longitude: 19° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.41 meters/second, 1527.9 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 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.8"949.14 miwest0° 04' 31.9"5.20 minorth948.94 mi
24 hours11° 31' 23.9"753.17 mieast1° 23' 37.5"95.88 minorth756.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraThu 3:18 AM681 km423 miles368 nmNortheast NE
Al-FashirThu 4:18 AM872 km542 miles471 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaThu 2:18 AM914 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoThu 2:18 AM1420 km883 miles767 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumThu 4:18 AM1436 km892 miles776 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiThu 2:18 AM1639 km1018 miles885 nmSouth S
TripoliThu 3:18 AM1649 km1025 miles891 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CairoThu 3:18 AM1690 km1050 miles912 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaThu 3:18 AM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNortheast NE
AbujaThu 2:18 AM1729 km1074 miles933 nmSouthwest SW
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