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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: 71%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 40° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.06 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.62 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.5"937.16 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 misouth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 36.0"756.27 mieast0° 27' 38.5"31.69 misouth758.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakkahSat 4:28 AM66 km41 miles36 nmNorthwest NW
JeddahSat 4:28 AM127 km79 miles69 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port SudanSat 4:28 AM357 km222 miles193 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedinaSat 4:28 AM388 km241 miles209 nmNorth N
Khamis MushaitSat 4:28 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
KerenSat 4:28 AM612 km380 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSat 4:28 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BuraidahSat 4:28 AM699 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KassalaSat 4:28 AM741 km461 miles400 nmSouthwest SW
Al HudaydahSat 4:28 AM745 km463 miles402 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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