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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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:09 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 34' North, Longitude: 34° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.04 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"15.85 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.6"950.59 miwest0° 02' 16.5"2.61 minorth950.49 mi
24 hours12° 04' 42.5"792.19 mieast0° 28' 15.5"32.40 minorth791.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port SudanWed 11:08 AM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-northeast ENE
KhartoumWed 11:08 AM376 km234 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KassalaWed 11:08 AM412 km256 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyWed 11:08 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSoutheast SE
KerenWed 11:08 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSoutheast SE
JeddahWed 11:08 AM606 km377 miles327 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsmaraWed 11:08 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSoutheast SE
KostiWed 11:08 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahWed 11:08 AM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al-UbayyidWed 11:08 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
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