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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 MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 29, 2012 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' North, Longitude: 43° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.18 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.3"968.83 miwest0° 07' 19.8"8.40 minorth968.58 mi
24 hours11° 13' 48.8"748.51 mieast2° 34' 55.1"177.56 minorth764.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al HudaydahMon 11:50 PM83 km52 miles45 nmSouth S
SanaMon 11:50 PM130 km81 miles70 nmEast E
Ta'izzMon 11:50 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AssabMon 11:50 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth S
Khamis MushaitMon 11:50 PM307 km191 miles166 nmNorth N
AdenMon 11:50 PM369 km229 miles199 nmSoutheast SE
TadjouraMon 11:50 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSouth S
DjiboutiMon 11:50 PM439 km273 miles237 nmSouth S
AsmaraMon 11:50 PM439 km273 miles237 nmWest W
Mek'eleMon 11:50 PM445 km276 miles240 nmWest-southwest WSW
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