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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 23:36:00 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: 85%

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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 44' North, Longitude: 49° 05' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.9"939.04 miwest0° 01' 32.0"1.76 misouth939.12 mi
24 hours11° 36' 56.3"751.59 mieast1° 03' 08.4"72.39 misouth757.62 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 AM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HofufSat 2:36 AM519 km322 miles280 nmNorth N
DohaSat 2:36 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-JamiliyahSat 2:36 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorSat 2:36 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiffaSat 2:36 AM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaSat 2:36 AM625 km388 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DammamSat 2:36 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNorth N
QatifSat 2:36 AM653 km406 miles353 nmNorth N
SalalahSat 3:36 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSoutheast SE

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