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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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 7° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.49 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' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"938.12 miwest0° 00' 35.4"0.68 minorth938.09 mi
24 hours11° 39' 50.7"754.00 mieast0° 12' 35.6"14.44 misouth754.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezFri 2:40 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderFri 2:40 AM807 km502 miles436 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 2:40 AM818 km508 miles442 nmSouth S
In SalahFri 2:40 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NiameyFri 2:40 AM976 km606 miles527 nmSouthwest SW
KanoFri 2:40 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 2:40 AM1286 km799 miles694 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaFri 2:40 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmSouth S
OuagadougouFri 1:40 AM1320 km820 miles713 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliFri 3:40 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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