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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:12:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' North, Longitude: 32° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.57 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 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' 01.1"949.47 miWest0° 04' 42.3"5.40 miSouth949.71 mi
24 hours11° 30' 02.8"752.28 miEast2° 16' 53.8"156.91 miSouth773.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumSat 1:12 AM379 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
Port SudanSat 1:12 AM451 km280 miles244 nmEast E
KassalaSat 1:12 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
AswanSat 12:12 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth N
TeseneySat 1:12 AM583 km362 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
KostiSat 1:12 AM647 km402 miles350 nmSouth S
KerenSat 1:12 AM683 km425 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahSat 1:12 AM703 km437 miles380 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al-UbayyidSat 1:12 AM708 km440 miles383 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuxorSat 12:12 AM741 km461 miles400 nmNorth N

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