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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 these coordinates:
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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.3"940.33 miwest0° 02' 17.3"2.62 minorth940.22 mi
24 hours11° 39' 17.9"755.07 mieast0° 28' 17.3"32.44 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 3:38 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumFri 4:38 AM865 km537 miles467 nmSoutheast SE
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
JeddahFri 4:38 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmEast E
MakkahFri 4:38 AM1417 km881 miles765 nmEast E
MedinaFri 4:38 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsmaraFri 4:38 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaFri 2:38 AM1514 km941 miles817 nmSouthwest SW
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