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

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 14° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.75 meters/second, 1518.3 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.1"943.19 miwest0° 03' 00.6"3.45 minorth943.04 mi
24 hours11° 37' 08.4"754.93 mieast0° 46' 06.5"52.87 minorth754.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauThu 1:20 AM505 km314 miles273 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroThu 1:20 AM735 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaThu 1:20 AM777 km483 miles420 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArlitThu 1:20 AM801 km498 miles433 nmWest W
AgadezThu 1:20 AM806 km501 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaThu 1:20 AM885 km550 miles478 nmSouth S
ZinderThu 1:20 AM937 km582 miles506 nmSouthwest SW
AbéchéThu 1:20 AM940 km584 miles507 nmSoutheast SE
MongoThu 1:20 AM966 km600 miles521 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoThu 1:20 AM1126 km699 miles608 nmSouthwest SW
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