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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 01:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' North, Longitude: 21° 14' 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"939.43 miwest0° 01' 43.1"1.97 misouth939.52 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.6"751.41 mieast1° 07' 29.5"77.39 misouth758.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Faya-LargeauSat 2:30 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
FadaSat 2:30 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth S
KufraSat 3:30 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbéchéSat 2:30 AM759 km472 miles410 nmSouth S
Al-FashirSat 4:30 AM896 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroSat 2:30 AM928 km576 miles501 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoSat 2:30 AM978 km608 miles528 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaSat 2:30 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmSouthwest SW
KhartoumSat 4:30 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al JizahSat 3:30 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmNortheast NE
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