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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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 43' North
Longitude: 38° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.98 meters/second, 1511.9 km/hour, 939.5 miles/hour or 816.4 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' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"939.23 miwest0° 01' 36.4"1.84 misouth939.31 mi
24 hours11° 36' 46.0"751.55 mieast1° 04' 50.9"74.35 misouth757.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JeddahSat 3:20 AM136 km84 miles73 nmNortheast NE
Port SudanSat 3:20 AM157 km97 miles85 nmSouthwest SW
MakkahSat 3:20 AM189 km118 miles102 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedinaSat 3:20 AM442 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KerenSat 3:20 AM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth S
Khamis MushaitSat 3:20 AM549 km341 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsmaraSat 3:20 AM601 km373 miles324 nmSouth S
KassalaSat 3:20 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TeseneySat 3:20 AM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mek'eleSat 3:20 AM811 km504 miles438 nmSouth S
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