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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: 62%
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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 32' North
Longitude: 41° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.39 meters/second, 1513.4 km/hour, 940.4 miles/hour or 817.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.67 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.2"940.15 miwest0° 02' 26.7"2.80 misouth940.28 mi
24 hours11° 41' 40.9"757.72 mieast1° 25' 17.4"97.79 misouth767.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakkahSun 5:10 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahSun 5:10 AM297 km185 miles161 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedinaSun 5:10 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port SudanSun 5:10 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest W
SanaSun 5:10 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KerenSun 5:10 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouthwest SW
Al HudaydahSun 5:10 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth S
AsmaraSun 5:10 AM653 km406 miles352 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiyadhSun 5:10 AM679 km422 miles366 nmNortheast NE
Ta'izzSun 5:10 AM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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