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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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 57' North
Longitude: 24° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.62 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.5"949.63 miwest0° 04' 55.6"5.65 misouth949.88 mi
24 hours11° 37' 56.9"761.17 mieast2° 23' 23.0"164.36 misouth783.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraMon 6:10 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KhartoumMon 7:10 AM931 km578 miles503 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaMon 5:10 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahMon 6:10 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoMon 6:10 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaMon 6:10 AM1464 km910 miles790 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AsmaraMon 7:10 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakkahMon 7:10 AM1623 km1008 miles876 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedinaMon 7:10 AM1677 km1042 miles905 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanguiMon 5:10 AM1739 km1080 miles939 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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