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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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 53' North
Longitude: 14° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 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' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.8"938.16 miwest0° 00' 38.5"0.74 minorth938.13 mi
24 hours11° 39' 51.5"754.05 mieast0° 11' 21.1"13.02 misouth754.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezFri 2:08 AM846 km526 miles457 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaFri 2:08 AM971 km603 miles524 nmSouth S
ZinderFri 2:08 AM1003 km623 miles541 nmSouthwest SW
KanoFri 2:08 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliFri 3:08 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmNorth N
AbujaFri 2:08 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyFri 2:08 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmWest-southwest WSW
VallettaFri 2:08 AM1665 km1034 miles899 nmNorth N
TunisFri 2:08 AM1821 km1132 miles983 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiFri 2:08 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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