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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 01:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' North, Longitude: 26° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.3"940.27 miwest0° 02' 17.3"2.62 minorth940.16 mi
24 hours11° 39' 17.9"755.01 mieast0° 28' 17.3"32.43 minorth754.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraFri 3:38 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
FadaFri 2:38 AM614 km381 miles332 nmSouthwest SW
Al-FashirFri 4:38 AM772 km480 miles417 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauFri 2:38 AM802 km498 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumFri 4:38 AM865 km537 miles467 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 4:38 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéFri 2:38 AM938 km583 miles507 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahFri 3:38 AM1162 km722 miles627 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoFri 3:38 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaFri 3:38 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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