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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 2:10:00 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 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 0° 10' East

The ground speed is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 kilometres/hour, 938.3 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' 50.6"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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuFri 2:10 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSouthwest SW
TamanrassetFri 3:10 AM593 km368 miles320 nmEast-northeast ENE
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
OuagadougouFri 2:10 AM960 km597 miles518 nmSouth S
KoudougouFri 2:10 AM994 km617 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoFri 2:10 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmSouthwest SW
KanoFri 3:10 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmSoutheast SE
MarrakechFri 2:10 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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