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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' North, Longitude: 23° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.06 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' 01.7"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.4"939.33 miwest0° 01' 42.0"1.95 misouth939.42 mi
24 hours11° 36' 32.2"751.38 mieast1° 07' 04.5"76.90 misouth758.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KufraSat 3:20 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
FadaSat 2:20 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Faya-LargeauSat 2:20 AM592 km368 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirSat 4:20 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth S
AbéchéSat 2:20 AM826 km514 miles446 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kharga OasisSat 3:20 AM859 km534 miles464 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumSat 4:20 AM1071 km665 miles578 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahSat 3:20 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairoSat 3:20 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlexandriaSat 3:20 AM1312 km816 miles709 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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