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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 78%

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 Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' North, Longitude: 46° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.05 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.77 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 misouth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.4"946.04 miwest0° 03' 53.7"4.47 misouth946.24 mi
24 hours11° 29' 31.5"748.92 mieast1° 58' 17.0"135.59 misouth765.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitSun 3:36 AM390 km242 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaSun 3:36 AM516 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiyadhSun 3:36 AM560 km348 miles303 nmNorth N
Al HudaydahSun 3:36 AM634 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaSun 3:36 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MakkahSun 3:36 AM693 km431 miles374 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ta'izzSun 3:36 AM707 km439 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HofufSun 3:36 AM729 km453 miles394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahSun 3:36 AM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdenSun 3:36 AM761 km473 miles411 nmSouth S
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