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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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 26' North
Longitude: 25° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.65 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 941.0 miles/hour or 817.7 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' 42.4"940.73 miwest0° 02' 26.0"2.79 misouth940.85 mi
24 hours11° 39' 59.9"756.38 mieast1° 24' 32.4"96.93 misouth765.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraThu 10:52 PM494 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-FashirFri 12:52 AM756 km470 miles408 nmSouth S
KhartoumFri 12:52 AM885 km550 miles478 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 12:52 AM927 km576 miles500 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al JizahThu 11:52 PM1188 km738 miles642 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoThu 11:52 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaThu 11:52 PM1261 km784 miles681 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahFri 12:52 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmEast E
MakkahFri 12:52 AM1454 km903 miles785 nmEast E
NdjamenaThu 10:52 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmSouthwest SW
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