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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 1:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 28° 54' 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"940.32 miWest0° 02' 18.3"2.64 miNorth940.20 mi
24 hours11° 39' 15.4"755.00 miEast0° 28' 43.0"32.93 miNorth754.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kharga OasisFri 3:28 AM567 km353 miles306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AswanFri 3:28 AM569 km353 miles307 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumFri 4:28 AM669 km415 miles361 nmSoutheast SE
LuxorFri 3:28 AM687 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-UbayyidFri 4:28 AM827 km514 miles446 nmSouth S
Al-FashirFri 4:28 AM854 km531 miles461 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FadaFri 2:28 AM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port SudanFri 4:28 AM876 km544 miles473 nmEast E
HurghadaFri 3:28 AM896 km556 miles484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KostiFri 4:28 AM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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