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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 2:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 25° 34' 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"937.09 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miSouth937.10 mi
24 hours11° 42' 38.4"756.26 miEast0° 30' 01.7"34.43 miSouth758.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraSat 4:30 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FadaSat 3:30 AM596 km371 miles322 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauSat 3:30 AM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
AswanSat 4:30 AM828 km514 miles447 nmEast-northeast ENE
Siwa OasisSat 4:30 AM906 km563 miles489 nmNorth N
AbéchéSat 3:30 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumSat 5:30 AM950 km591 miles513 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidSat 5:30 AM999 km621 miles539 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CairoSat 4:30 AM1150 km715 miles621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaSat 4:30 AM1211 km752 miles654 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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