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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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 02' North
Longitude: 37° 23' 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' 45.4"937.16 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 36.4"756.28 mieast0° 28' 06.6"32.23 misouth758.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanSat 4:40 AM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth S
JeddahSat 4:40 AM192 km120 miles104 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakkahSat 4:40 AM257 km159 miles139 nmEast E
MedinaSat 4:40 AM445 km276 miles240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KerenSat 4:40 AM592 km368 miles319 nmSouth S
KassalaSat 4:40 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth S
AsmaraSat 4:40 AM651 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneySat 4:40 AM659 km410 miles356 nmSouth S
HurghadaSat 3:40 AM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhartoumSat 4:40 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
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