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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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 33' North
Longitude: 25° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.3 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' 17.0"2.62 minorth940.21 mi
24 hours11° 39' 18.4"755.07 mieast0° 28' 12.6"32.35 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 3:40 AM475 km295 miles256 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-FashirFri 4:40 AM768 km477 miles415 nmSouth S
KhartoumFri 4:40 AM905 km562 miles489 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 4:40 AM945 km587 miles510 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al JizahFri 3:40 AM1184 km735 miles639 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoFri 3:40 AM1188 km738 miles641 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaFri 3:40 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahFri 4:40 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmEast E
MakkahFri 4:40 AM1468 km912 miles792 nmEast E
NdjamenaFri 2:40 AM1473 km916 miles796 nmSouthwest SW
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