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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 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
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' 42.2"1.95 misouth939.42 mi
24 hours11° 36' 31.9"751.38 mieast1° 07' 06.9"76.95 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 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth N
FadaSat 2:20 AM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Faya-LargeauSat 2:20 AM568 km353 miles306 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-FashirSat 4:20 AM802 km498 miles433 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbéchéSat 2:20 AM815 km507 miles440 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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

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