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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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' North, Longitude: 27° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 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' 01.6"949.70 miwest0° 04' 44.2"5.43 misouth949.94 mi
24 hours11° 29' 52.4"752.26 mieast2° 17' 37.0"157.75 misouth773.47 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 AM621 km386 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
Al-FashirSat 1:32 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidSat 1:32 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 11:32 PM694 km431 miles375 nmWest-southwest WSW
KostiSat 1:32 AM823 km512 miles445 nmSoutheast SE
Faya-LargeauFri 11:32 PM933 km580 miles504 nmWest W
AbéchéFri 11:32 PM942 km585 miles509 nmSouthwest SW
Port SudanSat 1:32 AM985 km612 miles532 nmEast E
KassalaSat 1:32 AM989 km614 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahSat 1:32 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmEast-northeast ENE
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