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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 11° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.50 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 50.7"938.14 miwest0° 00' 37.4"0.72 minorth938.11 mi
24 hours11° 39' 51.1"754.03 mieast0° 11' 49.0"13.55 misouth754.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitFri 2:20 AM537 km334 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezFri 2:20 AM604 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
Faya-LargeauFri 2:20 AM815 km507 miles440 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZinderFri 2:20 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroFri 2:20 AM933 km580 miles504 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 2:20 AM968 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaFri 2:20 AM1025 km637 miles553 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoFri 2:20 AM1050 km653 miles567 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyFri 2:20 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliFri 3:20 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmNorth N
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