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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 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 28° 55' 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"937.63 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth937.63 mi
24 hours11° 43' 53.5"758.10 mieast0° 26' 52.2"30.81 misouth759.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kharga OasisWed 10:52 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AswanWed 10:52 PM538 km335 miles291 nmNortheast NE
LuxorWed 10:52 PM650 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
KufraWed 9:52 PM683 km424 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
KhartoumWed 11:52 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HurghadaWed 10:52 PM859 km534 miles464 nmNortheast NE
Al-UbayyidWed 11:52 PM868 km539 miles469 nmSouth S
FadaWed 9:52 PM877 km545 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port SudanWed 11:52 PM878 km546 miles474 nmEast E
Al-FashirWed 11:52 PM893 km555 miles482 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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