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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' North, Longitude: 19° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.40 meters/second, 1527.8 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.8"949.13 miwest0° 04' 31.6"5.19 minorth948.92 mi
24 hours11° 31' 24.6"753.17 mieast1° 23' 33.1"95.80 minorth756.01 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 2:20 AM136 km84 miles73 nmSouth S
FadaThu 2:20 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSoutheast SE
AbéchéThu 2:20 AM619 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroThu 2:20 AM668 km415 miles360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoThu 2:20 AM771 km479 miles416 nmSouth S
NdjamenaThu 2:20 AM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirThu 4:20 AM910 km565 miles491 nmSoutheast SE
KanoThu 2:20 AM1378 km856 miles744 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumThu 4:20 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmEast-southeast ESE
TripoliThu 3:20 AM1631 km1013 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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