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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: 69%
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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 33' North
Longitude: 43° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.37 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.0"958.05 miwest0° 06' 06.0"6.99 misouth958.34 mi
24 hours11° 21' 04.7"748.82 mieast2° 48' 50.0"193.50 misouth778.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitMon 4:34 AM107 km66 miles58 nmNorthwest NW
SanaMon 4:34 AM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahMon 4:34 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSouth S
Ta'izzMon 4:34 AM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth S
AssabMon 4:34 AM506 km315 miles273 nmSouth S
AsmaraMon 4:34 AM532 km330 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenMon 4:34 AM550 km342 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KerenMon 4:34 AM559 km347 miles302 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakkahMon 4:34 AM569 km353 miles307 nmNorthwest NW
Mek'eleMon 4:34 AM612 km380 miles331 nmSouthwest SW
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