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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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 01:10:00 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: 69%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' North, Longitude: 49° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 27.5"957.75 miwest0° 06' 03.9"6.95 misouth958.04 mi
24 hours11° 21' 12.5"748.73 mieast2° 48' 01.9"192.57 misouth778.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaMon 4:10 AM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth S
SalalahMon 5:10 AM499 km310 miles269 nmEast E
SanaMon 4:10 AM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoMon 4:10 AM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth S
AdenMon 4:10 AM710 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
Khamis MushaitMon 4:10 AM714 km444 miles386 nmWest W
Ta'izzMon 4:10 AM732 km455 miles395 nmSouthwest SW
HadibuMon 4:10 AM736 km457 miles397 nmSoutheast SE
Al HudaydahMon 4:10 AM760 km472 miles410 nmWest-southwest WSW
RiyadhMon 4:10 AM831 km516 miles449 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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