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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 2, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 0° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.6"938.02 miwest0° 00' 32.7"0.63 minorth937.99 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.7"753.91 mieast0° 13' 42.8"15.72 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
In SalahFri 3:10 AM737 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DoriFri 2:10 AM760 km472 miles410 nmSouth S
ArlitFri 3:10 AM794 km493 miles429 nmEast-southeast ESE
NiameyFri 3:10 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuahigouyaFri 2:10 AM855 km531 miles462 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezFri 3:10 AM931 km579 miles503 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouFri 2:10 AM960 km597 miles518 nmSouth S
Fada N'gourmaFri 2:10 AM977 km607 miles527 nmSouth S
KoudougouFri 2:10 AM994 km617 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoFri 2:10 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmSouthwest SW

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