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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 22:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' North, Longitude: 23° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.67 meters/second, 1514.4 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' 42.5"940.77 miwest0° 02' 27.0"2.81 misouth940.90 mi
24 hours11° 39' 57.0"756.36 mieast1° 24' 55.0"97.36 misouth765.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaThu 11:02 PM410 km255 miles222 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KufraThu 11:02 PM417 km259 miles225 nmNorth N
Faya-LargeauThu 11:02 PM536 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirFri 1:02 AM780 km485 miles421 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéThu 11:02 PM782 km486 miles422 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumFri 1:02 AM1100 km683 miles594 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaThu 11:02 PM1286 km799 miles694 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahFri 12:02 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmNortheast NE
CairoFri 12:02 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaFri 12:02 AM1359 km845 miles734 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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