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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: 98%
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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 30° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.31 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.7"937.70 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth937.70 mi
24 hours11° 43' 53.5"758.15 mieast0° 26' 40.7"30.59 misouth759.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumWed 11:46 PM643 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanWed 11:46 PM757 km470 miles409 nmEast E
HurghadaWed 10:46 PM796 km494 miles430 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-UbayyidWed 11:46 PM857 km533 miles463 nmSouth S
KassalaWed 11:46 PM901 km560 miles486 nmSoutheast SE
KostiWed 11:46 PM901 km560 miles487 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JeddahWed 11:46 PM943 km586 miles509 nmEast E
TeseneyWed 11:46 PM946 km588 miles511 nmSoutheast SE
Al-FashirWed 11:46 PM953 km592 miles514 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahWed 11:46 PM1010 km627 miles545 nmEast E
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