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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 21:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' North, Longitude: 29° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.27 meters/second, 1523.8 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.78 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 16.3"946.60 miwest0° 03' 51.7"4.43 minorth946.42 mi
24 hours11° 34' 41.2"754.83 mieast1° 07' 17.2"77.15 minorth756.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumWed 12:14 AM514 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-UbayyidWed 12:14 AM706 km439 miles381 nmSouth S
Port SudanWed 12:14 AM758 km471 miles409 nmEast E
KostiWed 12:14 AM763 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KassalaWed 12:14 AM819 km509 miles442 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al-FashirWed 12:14 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSouthwest SW
TeseneyWed 12:14 AM862 km536 miles466 nmSoutheast SE
HurghadaTue 11:14 PM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahWed 12:14 AM980 km609 miles529 nmEast-northeast ENE
KerenWed 12:14 AM990 km615 miles535 nmEast-southeast ESE
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