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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 2:20:00 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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 39' North, Longitude: 9° 24' East

The ground speed is currently 420.14 meters/second, 1512.5 kilometres/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"939.51 miWest0° 01' 47.9"2.06 miSouth939.61 mi
24 hours11° 36' 17.6"751.26 miEast1° 09' 20.2"79.49 miSouth758.23 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitSat 3:20 AM300 km186 miles162 nmSouthwest SW
AgadezSat 3:20 AM435 km270 miles235 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TamanrassetSat 3:20 AM466 km290 miles252 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZinderSat 3:20 AM759 km472 miles410 nmSouth S
MaradiSat 3:20 AM830 km516 miles448 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SabhaSat 4:20 AM872 km542 miles471 nmNortheast NE
KanoSat 3:20 AM964 km599 miles520 nmSouth S
NiameySat 3:20 AM1108 km688 miles598 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSat 3:20 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbujaSat 3:20 AM1299 km807 miles701 nmSouth S

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