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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 3° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.64 meters/second, 1517.9 km/hour, 943.2 miles/hour or 819.6 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 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.4"942.86 miwest0° 02' 56.0"3.36 minorth942.72 mi
24 hours11° 37' 20.2"754.89 mieast0° 44' 14.7"50.73 minorth754.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 2:10 AM481 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
AgadezThu 2:10 AM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyThu 2:10 AM741 km460 miles400 nmSouth S
DoriThu 1:10 AM752 km467 miles406 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahThu 2:10 AM783 km487 miles423 nmNorth N
MaradiThu 2:10 AM853 km530 miles461 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaThu 1:10 AM931 km579 miles503 nmSouthwest SW
Fada N'gourmaThu 1:10 AM939 km584 miles507 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderThu 2:10 AM944 km586 miles510 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouThu 1:10 AM990 km615 miles534 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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