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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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 41' North
Longitude: 23° 39' 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"939.40 miwest0° 01' 42.2"1.95 misouth939.49 mi
24 hours11° 36' 31.9"751.43 mieast1° 07' 06.9"76.95 misouth758.06 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 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth N
KhartoumSat 4:20 AM1095 km680 miles591 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahSat 3:20 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmNortheast NE
CairoSat 3:20 AM1287 km799 miles695 nmNortheast NE
NdjamenaSat 2:20 AM1320 km820 miles713 nmSouthwest SW
AlexandriaSat 3:20 AM1325 km823 miles716 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BethlehemSat 3:20 AM1677 km1042 miles906 nmNortheast NE
Tel AvivSat 3:20 AM1678 km1043 miles906 nmNortheast NE
MakkahSat 4:20 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmEast E
JerusalemSat 3:20 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmNortheast NE
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