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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 = Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 1:10:00 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: 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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' North, Longitude: 26° 20' East

The ground speed is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 kilometres/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 30.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"939.30 miWest0° 01' 41.0"1.93 miSouth939.39 mi
24 hours11° 36' 34.5"751.40 miEast1° 06' 41.7"76.47 miSouth757.96 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
KufraSat 3:10 AM499 km310 miles270 nmNorthwest NW
FadaSat 2:10 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouthwest SW
Kharga OasisSat 3:10 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNortheast NE
AswanSat 3:10 AM773 km480 miles417 nmEast-northeast ENE
Faya-LargeauSat 2:10 AM820 km510 miles443 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumSat 4:10 AM864 km537 miles466 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidSat 4:10 AM927 km576 miles501 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Siwa OasisSat 3:10 AM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth N
AbéchéSat 2:10 AM958 km596 miles517 nmSouthwest SW
CairoSat 3:10 AM1147 km713 miles619 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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