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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: 68%
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 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 23' North
Longitude: 20° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.76 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.99 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.4"958.93 miwest0° 06' 14.2"7.15 misouth959.23 mi
24 hours11° 20' 35.7"748.96 mieast2° 51' 52.7"196.99 misouth779.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaMon 4:10 AM799 km496 miles431 nmSouthwest SW
SarhMon 4:10 AM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumMon 6:10 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmEast E
KanoMon 4:10 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiMon 4:10 AM1450 km901 miles783 nmSouth S
AbujaMon 4:10 AM1669 km1037 miles901 nmWest-southwest WSW
YaoundéMon 4:10 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairoMon 5:10 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNortheast NE
AlexandriaMon 5:10 AM1826 km1135 miles986 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TripoliMon 5:10 AM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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