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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: 91%
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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 51' North
Longitude: 41° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.58 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.3"938.31 miwest0° 00' 49.1"0.94 minorth938.27 mi
24 hours11° 39' 52.9"754.19 mieast0° 07' 09.6"8.21 misouth754.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakkahFri 2:20 AM140 km87 miles76 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahFri 2:20 AM205 km127 miles111 nmWest-northwest WNW
Khamis MushaitFri 2:20 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanFri 2:20 AM420 km261 miles227 nmWest-southwest WSW
MedinaFri 2:20 AM425 km264 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KerenFri 2:20 AM624 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraFri 2:20 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BuraidahFri 2:20 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SanaFri 2:20 AM697 km433 miles376 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahFri 2:20 AM701 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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