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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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 27° 42' 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' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.3"937.16 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 38.1"756.31 mieast0° 29' 40.8"34.03 misouth758.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraSat 4:20 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorthwest NW
FadaSat 3:20 AM772 km480 miles417 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumSat 5:20 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSoutheast SE
Al-FashirSat 5:20 AM856 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidSat 5:20 AM908 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HurghadaSat 4:20 AM928 km576 miles501 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauSat 3:20 AM966 km601 miles522 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port SudanSat 5:20 AM1005 km624 miles543 nmEast E
KostiSat 5:20 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al JizahSat 4:20 AM1056 km656 miles570 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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