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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 27' North
Longitude: 28° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.63 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.2"940.68 miwest0° 02' 25.0"2.77 misouth940.81 mi
24 hours11° 40' 03.0"756.40 mieast1° 24' 10.1"96.50 misouth765.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraThu 10:42 PM662 km411 miles357 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumFri 12:42 AM699 km434 miles378 nmSoutheast SE
Al-FashirFri 12:42 AM817 km508 miles441 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidFri 12:42 AM829 km515 miles448 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KostiFri 12:42 AM931 km578 miles503 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanFri 12:42 AM938 km583 miles506 nmEast E
HurghadaThu 11:42 PM940 km584 miles508 nmNortheast NE
KassalaFri 12:42 AM1021 km635 miles552 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahThu 11:42 PM1100 km683 miles594 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoThu 11:42 PM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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