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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 1:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 10° 19' East

The ground speed is currently 419.50 meters/second, 1510.2 kilometres/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 30.7"15.64 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"938.07 miWest0° 00' 36.8"0.70 miNorth938.04 mi
24 hours11° 39' 51.0"753.97 miEast0° 12' 05.0"13.86 miSouth754.60 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
ArlitFri 2:28 AM388 km241 miles210 nmSouthwest SW
AgadezFri 2:28 AM498 km309 miles269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TamanrassetFri 2:28 AM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZinderFri 2:28 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth S
SabhaFri 3:28 AM799 km497 miles432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaradiFri 2:28 AM886 km551 miles479 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Faya-LargeauFri 2:28 AM978 km608 miles528 nmEast-southeast ESE
KanoFri 2:28 AM1003 km623 miles541 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 2:28 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyFri 2:28 AM1195 km742 miles645 nmSouthwest SW

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