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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 3:10:00 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: 61%

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 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' North, Longitude: 27° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.51 meters/second, 1513.8 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.68 miWest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 miSouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.3"940.33 miWest0° 02' 32.4"2.91 miSouth940.46 mi
24 hours11° 41' 34.6"757.75 miEast1° 27' 32.7"100.37 miSouth767.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraSun 5:10 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
Kharga OasisSun 5:10 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AswanSun 5:10 AM676 km420 miles365 nmNortheast NE
FadaSun 4:10 AM732 km455 miles395 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumSun 6:10 AM753 km468 miles406 nmSoutheast SE
LuxorSun 5:10 AM773 km481 miles418 nmNortheast NE
Al-FashirSun 6:10 AM797 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidSun 6:10 AM856 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Faya-LargeauSun 4:10 AM937 km582 miles506 nmWest-southwest WSW
KostiSun 6:10 AM975 km606 miles526 nmSoutheast SE

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