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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: 94%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' North, Longitude: 26° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.86 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.4"941.19 miwest0° 02' 22.2"2.72 minorth941.07 mi
24 hours11° 39' 55.1"756.40 mieast0° 30' 32.4"35.02 minorth755.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraTue 9:14 PM513 km319 miles277 nmNorthwest NW
FadaTue 9:14 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouthwest SW
Al-FashirTue 11:14 PM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauTue 9:14 PM794 km493 miles429 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumTue 11:14 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidTue 11:14 PM909 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéTue 9:14 PM924 km574 miles499 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahTue 10:14 PM1177 km731 miles636 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoTue 10:14 PM1181 km734 miles638 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaTue 10:14 PM1254 km779 miles677 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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