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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 10:22:00 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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 60' North, Longitude: 30° 33' East

The ground speed is currently 424.61 meters/second, 1528.6 kilometres/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 01.4"949.54 miWest0° 04' 43.2"5.41 miSouth949.78 mi
24 hours11° 29' 57.9"752.25 miEast2° 17' 14.3"157.30 miSouth773.35 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumSat 1:22 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AswanSat 12:22 AM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-UbayyidSat 1:22 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth S
Port SudanSat 1:22 AM704 km437 miles380 nmEast E
KassalaSat 1:22 AM735 km457 miles397 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneySat 1:22 AM779 km484 miles421 nmEast-southeast ESE
KerenSat 1:22 AM912 km567 miles492 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahSat 1:22 AM944 km586 miles510 nmEast-northeast ENE
KufraFri 11:22 PM947 km588 miles511 nmNorthwest NW
AsmaraSat 1:22 AM979 km609 miles529 nmEast-southeast ESE

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