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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: 96%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 54' North
Longitude: 24° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.17 meters/second, 1545.0 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.00 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 30' 03.2"959.86 miwest0° 05' 22.2"6.15 minorth959.65 mi
24 hours11° 58' 36.1"792.83 mieast1° 43' 27.9"118.60 minorth797.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirMon 2:38 AM365 km227 miles197 nmSouth S
Al-UbayyidMon 2:38 AM701 km436 miles379 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumMon 2:38 AM825 km513 miles446 nmEast E
KostiMon 2:38 AM928 km577 miles501 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdjamenaMon 12:38 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmWest-southwest WSW
AsmaraMon 2:38 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmEast E
JubaMon 2:38 AM1518 km943 miles820 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BanguiMon 12:38 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairoMon 1:38 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakkahMon 2:38 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
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