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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 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 28° 39' 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' 00.1"0.00 minorth937.70 mi
24 hours11° 43' 53.5"758.15 mieast0° 26' 54.7"30.86 misouth759.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraWed 9:52 PM660 km410 miles356 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumWed 11:52 PM718 km446 miles388 nmSoutheast SE
HurghadaWed 10:52 PM875 km544 miles473 nmNortheast NE
Port SudanWed 11:52 PM906 km563 miles489 nmEast E
KassalaWed 11:52 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmSoutheast SE
Al JizahWed 10:52 PM1039 km645 miles561 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoWed 10:52 PM1043 km648 miles563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahWed 11:52 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmEast E
AlexandriaWed 10:52 PM1147 km713 miles619 nmNorth N
MakkahWed 11:52 PM1160 km721 miles626 nmEast E
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