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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: 85%
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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 44' North
Longitude: 48° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.93 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.9"939.11 miwest0° 01' 32.2"1.76 misouth939.19 mi
24 hours11° 36' 56.1"751.64 mieast1° 03' 11.0"72.45 misouth757.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhSat 2:36 AM484 km300 miles261 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HofufSat 2:36 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorth N
DohaSat 2:36 AM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-JamiliyahSat 2:36 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorSat 2:36 AM614 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiffaSat 2:36 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaSat 2:36 AM633 km393 miles342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DammamSat 2:36 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QatifSat 2:36 AM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
Al MukallaSat 2:36 AM687 km427 miles371 nmSouth S
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