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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 7:51 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 of the movement is currently 419.53 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 00.8"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.

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
Al-FashirFri 3:30 AM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth S
Kharga OasisFri 2:30 AM811 km504 miles438 nmNortheast NE
AbéchéFri 1:30 AM864 km537 miles467 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuxorFri 2:30 AM1002 km622 miles541 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumFri 3:30 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahFri 2:30 AM1224 km761 miles661 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoFri 2:30 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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