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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 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 5, 2012 at 02:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' North, Longitude: 32° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.55 meters/second, 1542.8 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' 28.7"958.39 miwest0° 06' 09.8"7.07 misouth958.69 mi
24 hours11° 20' 51.0"748.83 mieast2° 50' 15.6"195.12 misouth779.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumMon 5:20 AM206 km128 miles112 nmSouth S
KassalaMon 5:20 AM473 km294 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
KostiMon 5:20 AM477 km296 miles257 nmSouth S
TeseneyMon 5:20 AM516 km320 miles278 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al-UbayyidMon 5:20 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port SudanMon 5:20 AM552 km343 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
KerenMon 5:20 AM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsmaraMon 5:20 AM728 km452 miles393 nmEast-southeast ESE
MendeferaMon 5:20 AM734 km456 miles396 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahMon 5:20 AM830 km516 miles448 nmEast-northeast ENE
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