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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 1° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.62 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 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' 04.3"942.82 miWest0° 02' 55.2"3.35 miNorth942.68 mi
24 hours11° 37' 21.9"754.89 miEast0° 43' 56.3"50.38 miNorth754.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuThu 1:18 AM574 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW
ArlitThu 2:18 AM677 km421 miles365 nmEast-southeast ESE
DoriThu 1:18 AM688 km428 miles372 nmSouth S
NiameyThu 2:18 AM742 km461 miles401 nmSouth S
In SalahThu 2:18 AM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth N
AgadezThu 2:18 AM806 km501 miles435 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuahigouyaThu 1:18 AM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fada N'gourmaThu 1:18 AM898 km558 miles485 nmSouth S
OuagadougouThu 1:18 AM906 km563 miles489 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouThu 1:18 AM950 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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