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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 01:34:00 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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' North, Longitude: 43° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.36 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.0"957.97 miwest0° 06' 05.9"6.99 misouth958.26 mi
24 hours11° 21' 05.1"748.76 mieast2° 48' 47.8"193.45 misouth778.65 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 AM127 km79 miles68 nmNorthwest NW
SanaMon 4:34 AM251 km156 miles135 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahMon 4:34 AM313 km194 miles169 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ta'izzMon 4:34 AM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth S
AssabMon 4:34 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
AdenMon 4:34 AM542 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AsmaraMon 4:34 AM558 km347 miles301 nmWest-southwest WSW
KerenMon 4:34 AM586 km364 miles316 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakkahMon 4:34 AM587 km365 miles317 nmNorthwest NW
MendeferaMon 4:34 AM593 km369 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW

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