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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 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 01' North
Longitude: 36° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.45 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.1"949.24 miwest0° 04' 51.0"5.56 misouth949.49 mi
24 hours11° 38' 04.7"761.01 mieast2° 21' 35.1"162.30 misouth783.17 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 6:20 AM92 km57 miles50 nmNortheast NE
JeddahMon 6:20 AM384 km238 miles207 nmNortheast NE
KassalaMon 6:20 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth S
KerenMon 6:20 AM410 km255 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakkahMon 6:20 AM429 km267 miles232 nmNortheast NE
TeseneyMon 6:20 AM433 km269 miles234 nmSouth S
AsmaraMon 6:20 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumMon 6:20 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
MedinaMon 6:20 AM679 km422 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mek'eleMon 6:20 AM684 km425 miles370 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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