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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 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 29' North
Longitude: 34° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.52 meters/second, 1542.7 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"958.38 miwest0° 06' 09.0"7.05 misouth958.67 mi
24 hours11° 20' 53.7"748.87 mieast2° 49' 58.7"194.81 misouth779.10 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 AM293 km182 miles158 nmSoutheast SE
KhartoumMon 5:10 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSouthwest SW
TeseneyMon 5:10 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSoutheast SE
Port SudanMon 5:10 AM360 km223 miles194 nmNortheast NE
KerenMon 5:10 AM448 km278 miles242 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsmaraMon 5:10 AM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-southeast ESE
KostiMon 5:10 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JeddahMon 5:10 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
Al-UbayyidMon 5:10 AM673 km418 miles363 nmSouthwest SW
Mek'eleMon 5:10 AM680 km423 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
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