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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 11:20:00 PM.

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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: 91%

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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 41° 17' 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"938.25 miWest0° 00' 49.2"0.94 miNorth938.21 mi
24 hours11° 39' 52.9"754.14 miEast0° 07' 07.1"8.16 miSouth754.48 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 AM170 km106 miles92 nmWest-northwest WNW
JeddahFri 2:20 AM234 km146 miles127 nmWest-northwest WNW
Khamis MushaitFri 2:20 AM321 km199 miles173 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MedinaFri 2:20 AM435 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port SudanFri 2:20 AM447 km278 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
KerenFri 2:20 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraFri 2:20 AM660 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BuraidahFri 2:20 AM667 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SanaFri 2:20 AM683 km425 miles369 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahFri 2:20 AM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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