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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 12:58:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 36° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 miNorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.8"940.45 miWest0° 02' 21.1"2.70 miNorth940.33 mi
24 hours11° 39' 08.2"754.97 miEast0° 29' 52.7"34.26 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
Port SudanFri 3:58 AM150 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 3:58 AM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahFri 3:58 AM388 km241 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
AswanFri 2:58 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorthwest NW
KassalaFri 3:58 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth S
MedinaFri 3:58 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE
KerenFri 3:58 AM579 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyFri 3:58 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth S
AsmaraFri 3:58 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumFri 3:58 AM666 km414 miles360 nmSouthwest SW

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