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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 01:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 34' North, Longitude: 23° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.46 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.5 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' 59.1"940.28 miwest0° 02' 16.1"2.60 minorth940.17 mi
24 hours11° 39' 20.7"755.08 mieast0° 27' 49.3"31.90 minorth754.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraFri 3:50 AM403 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
FadaFri 2:50 AM416 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Faya-LargeauFri 2:50 AM530 km329 miles286 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéFri 2:50 AM790 km491 miles426 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirFri 4:50 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumFri 4:50 AM1120 km696 miles605 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaFri 2:50 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahFri 3:50 AM1314 km816 miles709 nmNortheast NE
CairoFri 3:50 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaFri 3:50 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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