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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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 09' North
Longitude: 2° 47' 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"942.92 miwest0° 02' 56.0"3.36 minorth942.78 mi
24 hours11° 37' 20.4"754.95 mieast0° 44' 12.1"50.68 minorth754.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezThu 2:10 AM652 km405 miles352 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyThu 2:10 AM737 km458 miles398 nmSouth S
In SalahThu 2:10 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth N
MaradiThu 2:10 AM868 km539 miles469 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderThu 2:10 AM963 km599 miles520 nmSoutheast SE
OuagadougouThu 1:10 AM976 km606 miles527 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KandiThu 2:10 AM998 km620 miles539 nmSouth S
KanoThu 2:10 AM1090 km677 miles588 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaThu 2:10 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BamakoThu 1:10 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmSouthwest SW
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