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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 = Friday, November 2, 2012 at 12:30:00 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: 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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' North, Longitude: 24° 21' East

The ground speed is currently 419.53 meters/second, 1510.3 kilometres/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.9"938.15 miWest0° 00' 42.3"0.81 miNorth938.11 mi
24 hours11° 39' 52.3"754.05 miEast0° 09' 50.0"11.28 miSouth754.54 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraFri 2:30 AM384 km239 miles207 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FadaFri 1:30 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauFri 1:30 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéFri 1:30 AM864 km537 miles467 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Siwa OasisFri 2:30 AM930 km578 miles502 nmNorth N
AswanFri 2:30 AM949 km589 miles512 nmEast-northeast ENE
KhartoumFri 3:30 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmEast-southeast ESE
CairoFri 2:30 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaFri 2:30 AM1275 km792 miles688 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NdjamenaFri 1:30 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmSouthwest SW

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