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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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' North, Longitude: 25° 17' 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' 45.2"937.16 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 misouth937.16 mi
24 hours11° 42' 38.4"756.32 mieast0° 30' 04.4"34.48 misouth758.36 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 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FadaSat 3:30 AM577 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauSat 3:30 AM735 km457 miles397 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirSat 5:30 AM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth S
AbéchéSat 3:30 AM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumSat 5:30 AM973 km604 miles525 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidSat 5:30 AM1014 km630 miles547 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al JizahSat 4:30 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoSat 4:30 AM1164 km723 miles628 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaSat 4:30 AM1221 km759 miles659 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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