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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: 79%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 40° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.59 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.1"940.52 miwest0° 02' 22.8"2.73 minorth940.40 mi
24 hours11° 39' 04.1"754.95 mieast0° 30' 31.9"35.01 minorth754.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakkahFri 3:40 AM111 km69 miles60 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JeddahFri 3:40 AM156 km97 miles84 nmNorthwest NW
Port SudanFri 3:40 AM332 km206 miles179 nmWest-southwest WSW
Khamis MushaitFri 3:40 AM358 km223 miles193 nmSoutheast SE
MedinaFri 3:40 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth N
KerenFri 3:40 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraFri 3:40 AM590 km367 miles319 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KassalaFri 3:40 AM693 km430 miles374 nmSouthwest SW
Al HudaydahFri 3:40 AM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyFri 3:40 AM709 km441 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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