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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 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' North, Longitude: 26° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.05 meters/second, 1512.2 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 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' 52.4"939.37 miwest0° 01' 41.1"1.93 misouth939.46 mi
24 hours11° 36' 34.4"751.45 mieast1° 06' 44.3"76.52 misouth758.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraSat 3:10 AM482 km300 miles260 nmNorthwest NW
FadaSat 2:10 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSouthwest SW
Al-FashirSat 4:10 AM786 km488 miles424 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauSat 2:10 AM794 km493 miles429 nmWest-southwest WSW
KhartoumSat 4:10 AM886 km550 miles478 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidSat 4:10 AM941 km584 miles508 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéSat 2:10 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouthwest SW
Al JizahSat 3:10 AM1155 km717 miles623 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoSat 3:10 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaSat 3:10 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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