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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 10:32:00 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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' North, Longitude: 28° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.64 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 01.5"949.62 miWest0° 04' 44.1"5.43 miSouth949.86 mi
24 hours11° 29' 53.0"752.21 miEast2° 17' 34.6"157.69 miSouth773.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumSat 1:32 AM599 km372 miles323 nmSoutheast SE
Al-FashirSat 1:32 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidSat 1:32 AM679 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AswanSat 12:32 AM751 km467 miles405 nmNortheast NE
KufraFri 11:32 PM765 km475 miles413 nmNorthwest NW
Port SudanSat 1:32 AM957 km595 miles517 nmEast E
Faya-LargeauFri 11:32 PM961 km597 miles519 nmWest W
KassalaSat 1:32 AM962 km598 miles520 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbéchéFri 11:32 PM965 km600 miles521 nmSouthwest SW
TeseneySat 1:32 AM1003 km623 miles542 nmEast-southeast ESE

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