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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 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 35° 53' 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"940.51 miwest0° 02' 21.0"2.70 minorth940.39 mi
24 hours11° 39' 08.5"755.03 mieast0° 29' 50.1"34.21 minorth754.57 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 AM172 km107 miles93 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 3:58 AM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahFri 3:58 AM420 km261 miles227 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaFri 3:58 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth S
MedinaFri 3:58 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNortheast NE
KerenFri 3:58 AM591 km368 miles319 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyFri 3:58 AM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth S
KhartoumFri 3:58 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraFri 3:58 AM659 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Khamis MushaitFri 3:58 AM760 km472 miles410 nmEast-southeast ESE
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