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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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 31° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.52 meters/second, 1513.9 km/hour, 940.7 miles/hour or 817.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.6"940.42 miwest0° 02' 19.2"2.66 minorth940.30 mi
24 hours11° 39' 13.2"755.05 mieast0° 29' 03.7"33.33 minorth754.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumFri 4:18 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanFri 4:18 AM653 km406 miles353 nmEast E
HurghadaFri 3:18 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KassalaFri 4:18 AM799 km497 miles431 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 4:18 AM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth S
KostiFri 4:18 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyFri 4:18 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahFri 4:18 AM850 km528 miles459 nmEast E
MakkahFri 4:18 AM917 km570 miles495 nmEast E
KerenFri 4:18 AM944 km586 miles510 nmEast-southeast ESE

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