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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 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 39' North
Longitude: 9° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.14 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 01.8"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"939.58 miwest0° 01' 48.0"2.06 misouth939.68 mi
24 hours11° 36' 17.4"751.31 mieast1° 09' 22.8"79.55 misouth758.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezSat 3:20 AM426 km264 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderSat 3:20 AM758 km471 miles409 nmSouth S
MaradiSat 3:20 AM822 km511 miles444 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoSat 3:20 AM960 km597 miles519 nmSouth S
NiameySat 3:20 AM1088 km676 miles587 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaSat 3:20 AM1137 km707 miles614 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaSat 3:20 AM1288 km800 miles695 nmSouth S
TripoliSat 4:20 AM1414 km878 miles763 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuagadougouSat 2:20 AM1461 km908 miles789 nmSouthwest SW
LagosSat 3:20 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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