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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 phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 02' North
Longitude: 37° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.51 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.9"949.39 miwest0° 04' 40.6"5.36 misouth949.63 mi
24 hours11° 30' 12.1"752.39 mieast2° 16' 15.2"156.19 misouth773.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanSat 12:52 AM73 km45 miles40 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JeddahSat 12:52 AM322 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahSat 12:52 AM357 km222 miles193 nmNortheast NE
KerenSat 12:52 AM373 km232 miles201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KassalaSat 12:52 AM414 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraSat 12:52 AM435 km270 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneySat 12:52 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Khamis MushaitSat 12:52 AM554 km344 miles299 nmEast E
MedinaSat 12:52 AM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mek'eleSat 12:52 AM646 km402 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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