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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 33° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.54 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 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' 59.6"940.40 miwest0° 02' 20.1"2.68 minorth940.29 mi
24 hours11° 39' 10.7"754.98 mieast0° 29' 29.6"33.82 minorth754.52 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 4:08 AM377 km235 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumFri 4:08 AM560 km348 miles303 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JeddahFri 4:08 AM574 km357 miles310 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaFri 4:08 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakkahFri 4:08 AM640 km397 miles345 nmEast E
TeseneyFri 4:08 AM675 km419 miles365 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KerenFri 4:08 AM725 km450 miles391 nmSoutheast SE
MedinaFri 4:08 AM745 km463 miles402 nmNortheast NE
HurghadaFri 3:08 AM745 km463 miles402 nmNorth N
AsmaraFri 4:08 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSoutheast SE
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