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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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 2:20:00 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: 62%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 32' North, Longitude: 39° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.41 meters/second, 1513.5 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"940.12 miWest0° 02' 27.6"2.82 miSouth940.25 mi
24 hours11° 41' 40.0"757.68 miEast1° 25' 37.9"98.17 miSouth767.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakkahSun 5:20 AM100 km62 miles54 nmNorth N
JeddahSun 5:20 AM128 km80 miles69 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port SudanSun 5:20 AM278 km173 miles150 nmWest-southwest WSW
Khamis MushaitSun 5:20 AM404 km251 miles218 nmSoutheast SE
MedinaSun 5:20 AM436 km271 miles235 nmNorth N
KerenSun 5:20 AM542 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSun 5:20 AM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth S
MendeferaSun 5:20 AM632 km392 miles341 nmSouth S
KassalaSun 5:20 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TeseneySun 5:20 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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