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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: 95%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 19:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 37' North
Longitude: 36° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.90 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.3"945.78 miwest0° 03' 46.2"4.32 misouth945.97 mi
24 hours11° 38' 16.7"758.51 mieast1° 55' 45.0"132.69 misouth774.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanThu 10:52 PM91 km56 miles49 nmEast E
JeddahThu 10:52 PM360 km224 miles195 nmNortheast NE
MakkahThu 10:52 PM414 km257 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
KassalaThu 10:52 PM460 km286 miles249 nmSouth S
KerenThu 10:52 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyThu 10:52 PM499 km310 miles270 nmSouth S
AsmaraThu 10:52 PM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumThu 10:52 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouthwest SW
MedinaThu 10:52 PM634 km394 miles343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Khamis MushaitThu 10:52 PM688 km427 miles371 nmEast E
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