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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: 61%

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 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' North, Longitude: 21° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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"940.51 miwest0° 02' 35.1"2.96 misouth940.65 mi
24 hours11° 41' 31.5"757.84 mieast1° 28' 35.1"101.56 misouth768.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraSun 5:36 AM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirSun 6:36 AM887 km551 miles479 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaSun 4:36 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumSun 6:36 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairoSun 5:36 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaSun 5:36 AM1486 km923 miles802 nmNortheast NE
TripoliSun 5:36 AM1581 km982 miles854 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoSun 4:36 AM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiSun 4:36 AM1803 km1120 miles973 nmSouth S
Valletta *Sun 5:36 AM1824 km1133 miles985 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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