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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 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 4° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.47 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.5"938.07 miwest0° 00' 30.7"0.59 minorth938.04 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.0"753.93 mieast0° 14' 32.0"16.66 misouth754.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TindoufFri 3:30 AM817 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuahigouyaFri 2:30 AM853 km530 miles461 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DoriFri 2:30 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSoutheast SE
SmaraFri 2:30 AM942 km586 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
KoutialaFri 2:30 AM943 km586 miles509 nmSouth S
BamakoFri 2:30 AM969 km602 miles523 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouFri 2:30 AM996 km619 miles538 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouFri 2:30 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmSouth-southeast SSE
El AaiúnFri 2:30 AM1088 km676 miles587 nmNorthwest NW
NiameyFri 3:30 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmSoutheast SE
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