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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: 99%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 08' North
Longitude: 46° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.85 meters/second, 1583.5 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 46.7"983.80 miwest0° 08' 56.8"10.25 minorth983.58 mi
24 hours10° 59' 22.9"743.30 mieast3° 17' 39.4"226.49 minorth772.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdenSun 10:50 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-northwest WNW
BerberaSun 10:50 PM253 km157 miles137 nmSouthwest SW
BosasoSun 10:50 PM300 km186 miles162 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ta'izzSun 10:50 PM320 km199 miles173 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiSun 10:50 PM378 km235 miles204 nmWest W
Al MukallaSun 10:50 PM384 km239 miles207 nmNortheast NE
HargeisaSun 10:50 PM395 km245 miles213 nmSouthwest SW
TadjouraSun 10:50 PM403 km251 miles218 nmWest W
AssabSun 10:50 PM427 km265 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehSun 10:50 PM435 km270 miles235 nmWest-southwest WSW
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