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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 39° 48' 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' 01.5"0.03 misouth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 36.1"756.27 mieast0° 27' 43.2"31.78 misouth758.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakkahSat 4:30 AM45 km28 miles24 nmNorth N
JeddahSat 4:30 AM84 km52 miles46 nmNorthwest NW
Port SudanSat 4:30 AM312 km194 miles168 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedinaSat 4:30 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth N
Khamis MushaitSat 4:30 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSoutheast SE
KerenSat 4:30 AM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSat 4:30 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth S
KassalaSat 4:30 AM714 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BuraidahSat 4:30 AM727 km451 miles392 nmNortheast NE
TeseneySat 4:30 AM735 km456 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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