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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 5, 2012 at 2:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' North, Longitude: 34° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.51 meters/second, 1542.6 km/hour, 958.6 miles/hour or 833.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.98 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miSouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.5"958.30 miWest0° 06' 08.9"7.05 miSouth958.60 mi
24 hours11° 20' 54.2"748.81 miEast2° 49' 56.6"194.76 miSouth779.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KassalaMon 5:10 AM276 km171 miles149 nmSoutheast SE
TeseneyMon 5:10 AM322 km200 miles174 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumMon 5:10 AM329 km204 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
Port SudanMon 5:10 AM338 km210 miles183 nmNortheast NE
KerenMon 5:10 AM422 km262 miles228 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsmaraMon 5:10 AM491 km305 miles265 nmEast-southeast ESE
MendeferaMon 5:10 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
KostiMon 5:10 AM536 km333 miles289 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GondarMon 5:10 AM606 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JeddahMon 5:10 AM636 km395 miles343 nmNortheast NE

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