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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 these coordinates:
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
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
AsmaraSat 1:32 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahSat 12:32 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoSat 12:32 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahSat 1:32 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedinaSat 1:32 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlexandriaSat 12:32 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth N
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