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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 22:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 00' North, Longitude: 32° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.58 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.1"949.48 miwest0° 04' 42.4"5.40 misouth949.71 mi
24 hours11° 30' 02.2"752.27 mieast2° 16' 56.2"156.96 misouth773.30 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 AM377 km234 miles204 nmSouth S
Port SudanSat 1:12 AM479 km298 miles259 nmEast E
KassalaSat 1:12 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSoutheast SE
TeseneySat 1:12 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSoutheast SE
KostiSat 1:12 AM646 km402 miles349 nmSouth S
Al-UbayyidSat 1:12 AM697 km433 miles376 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KerenSat 1:12 AM708 km440 miles382 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahSat 1:12 AM730 km453 miles394 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsmaraSat 1:12 AM778 km483 miles420 nmEast-southeast ESE
MakkahSat 1:12 AM790 km491 miles427 nmEast-northeast ENE

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