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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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' North
Longitude: 28° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.50 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 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"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.5"940.38 miwest0° 02' 18.2"2.64 minorth940.26 mi
24 hours11° 39' 15.7"755.06 mieast0° 28' 40.4"32.88 minorth754.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraFri 3:28 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumFri 4:28 AM686 km426 miles370 nmSoutheast SE
Port SudanFri 4:28 AM904 km561 miles488 nmEast E
HurghadaFri 3:28 AM911 km566 miles492 nmNortheast NE
KassalaFri 4:28 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahFri 3:28 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoFri 3:28 AM1084 km674 miles585 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahFri 4:28 AM1100 km684 miles594 nmEast E
MakkahFri 4:28 AM1167 km725 miles630 nmEast E
AlexandriaFri 3:28 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth N
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