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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 1:40:00 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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 7° 25' East

The ground speed is currently 419.49 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' 00.6"0.01 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.7"938.06 miWest0° 00' 35.5"0.68 miNorth938.03 mi
24 hours11° 39' 50.7"753.95 miEast0° 12' 32.9"14.39 miSouth754.61 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 2:40 AM238 km148 miles128 nmSouth S
TamanrassetFri 2:40 AM288 km179 miles155 nmNorthwest NW
AgadezFri 2:40 AM437 km272 miles236 nmSouth S
ZinderFri 2:40 AM801 km498 miles433 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiFri 2:40 AM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth S
SabhaFri 3:40 AM986 km613 miles533 nmNortheast NE
KanoFri 2:40 AM991 km616 miles535 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 2:40 AM992 km616 miles536 nmSouthwest SW
TimbuktuFri 1:40 AM1189 km739 miles642 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaFri 2:40 AM1267 km788 miles684 nmSoutheast SE

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