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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 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° 33' 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"937.09 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 misouth937.10 mi
24 hours11° 42' 35.8"756.21 mieast0° 27' 35.7"31.64 misouth758.03 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 AM89 km55 miles48 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahSat 4:28 AM153 km95 miles83 nmWest-northwest WNW
Khamis MushaitSat 4:28 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSoutheast SE
Port SudanSat 4:28 AM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedinaSat 4:28 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KerenSat 4:28 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSat 4:28 AM653 km406 miles352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BuraidahSat 4:28 AM685 km425 miles370 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MendeferaSat 4:28 AM704 km438 miles380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al HudaydahSat 4:28 AM734 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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