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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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 14° 24' 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' 38.3"0.73 minorth938.12 mi
24 hours11° 39' 51.5"754.04 mieast0° 11' 25.8"13.11 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
Faya-LargeauFri 2:10 AM592 km368 miles319 nmEast-southeast ESE
SabhaFri 3:10 AM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth N
ArlitFri 2:10 AM772 km480 miles417 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezFri 2:10 AM803 km499 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoussoroFri 2:10 AM831 km516 miles449 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaFri 2:10 AM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderFri 2:10 AM971 km604 miles525 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaFri 2:10 AM973 km605 miles525 nmSouth S
KanoFri 2:10 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliFri 3:10 AM1337 km831 miles722 nmNorth N
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