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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 01:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 35° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.55 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' 59.7"940.50 miwest0° 02' 20.9"2.69 minorth940.38 mi
24 hours11° 39' 08.9"755.03 mieast0° 29' 45.5"34.12 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 4:00 AM215 km133 miles116 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahFri 4:00 AM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahFri 4:00 AM469 km292 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaFri 4:00 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouth S
TeseneyFri 4:00 AM614 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MedinaFri 4:00 AM614 km382 miles332 nmNortheast NE
KerenFri 4:00 AM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumFri 4:00 AM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraFri 4:00 AM686 km426 miles370 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HurghadaFri 3:00 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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