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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: 52%

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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 39° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.41 meters/second, 1527.9 km/hour, 949.4 miles/hour or 825.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.82 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"949.16 miwest0° 04' 50.1"5.54 misouth949.41 mi
24 hours11° 38' 06.4"760.98 mieast2° 21' 13.4"161.89 misouth783.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanMon 6:10 AM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahMon 6:10 AM273 km170 miles147 nmNorth N
MakkahMon 6:10 AM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KerenMon 6:10 AM366 km227 miles197 nmSouth S
Khamis MushaitMon 6:10 AM401 km249 miles216 nmEast E
AsmaraMon 6:10 AM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth S
KassalaMon 6:10 AM485 km301 miles262 nmSouthwest SW
TeseneyMon 6:10 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MedinaMon 6:10 AM605 km376 miles326 nmNorth N
Mek'eleMon 6:10 AM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth S
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