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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' North, Longitude: 0° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.61 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 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"942.87 miwest0° 02' 55.1"3.35 minorth942.73 mi
24 hours11° 37' 22.6"754.95 mieast0° 43' 49.3"50.25 minorth754.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NiameyThu 2:20 AM758 km471 miles409 nmSouth-southeast SSE
In SalahThu 2:20 AM809 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AgadezThu 2:20 AM878 km546 miles474 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouThu 1:20 AM885 km550 miles478 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouThu 1:20 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoThu 1:20 AM1219 km758 miles658 nmSouthwest SW
KanoThu 2:20 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaThu 2:20 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MarrakechThu 1:20 AM1521 km945 miles821 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoThu 2:20 AM1531 km951 miles827 nmSouth S
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