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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 28° 09' 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' 59.4"940.37 miwest0° 02' 17.9"2.64 minorth940.25 mi
24 hours11° 39' 16.1"755.06 mieast0° 28' 35.8"32.79 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 3:30 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumFri 4:30 AM718 km446 miles387 nmSoutheast SE
FadaFri 2:30 AM785 km488 miles424 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirFri 4:30 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidFri 4:30 AM844 km525 miles456 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HurghadaFri 3:30 AM940 km584 miles508 nmNortheast NE
KostiFri 4:30 AM948 km589 miles512 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanFri 4:30 AM954 km593 miles515 nmEast E
Faya-LargeauFri 2:30 AM994 km618 miles537 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al JizahFri 3:30 AM1093 km679 miles590 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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