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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 1:30:00 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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' North, Longitude: 21° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.07 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 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' 52.6"939.36 miWest0° 01' 43.0"1.97 miSouth939.45 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.8"751.36 miEast1° 07' 27.1"77.33 miSouth758.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FadaSat 2:30 AM387 km241 miles209 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauSat 2:30 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
KufraSat 3:30 AM431 km268 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbéchéSat 2:30 AM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
Al-FashirSat 4:30 AM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroSat 2:30 AM944 km586 miles510 nmSouthwest SW
MongoSat 2:30 AM987 km613 miles533 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 2:30 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumSat 4:30 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahSat 3:30 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmNortheast NE

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