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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
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
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
KanoThu 1:20 AM1126 km699 miles608 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliThu 2:20 AM1427 km887 miles771 nmNorth N
AbujaThu 1:20 AM1465 km911 miles791 nmSouthwest SW
NiameyThu 1:20 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmWest-southwest WSW
VallettaThu 1:20 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmNorth N
BanguiThu 1:20 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YaoundéThu 1:20 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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