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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 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
Faya-LargeauThu 2:18 AM142 km89 miles77 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaThu 2:18 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSoutheast SE
AbéchéThu 2:18 AM604 km376 miles326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KufraThu 3:18 AM681 km423 miles368 nmNortheast NE
MoussoroThu 2:18 AM690 km429 miles373 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoThu 2:18 AM775 km482 miles419 nmSouth S
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
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