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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 1:10:00 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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 33° 15' 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"940.39 miWest0° 02' 20.0"2.68 miNorth940.28 mi
24 hours11° 39' 11.1"754.98 miEast0° 29' 24.9"33.73 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
AswanFri 3:10 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth N
Port SudanFri 4:10 AM426 km265 miles230 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumFri 4:10 AM551 km342 miles298 nmSouth S
LuxorFri 3:10 AM575 km357 miles310 nmNorth N
Kharga OasisFri 3:10 AM609 km379 miles329 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JeddahFri 4:10 AM625 km388 miles337 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaFri 4:10 AM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakkahFri 4:10 AM684 km425 miles369 nmEast E
TeseneyFri 4:10 AM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HurghadaFri 3:10 AM747 km464 miles403 nmNorth N

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