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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: 59%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 37' North, Longitude: 42° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.85 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.21 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.6"972.59 miwest0° 08' 04.2"9.25 misouth972.93 mi
24 hours11° 15' 37.4"753.80 mieast3° 33' 04.4"244.14 misouth797.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al HudaydahTue 5:24 AM42 km26 miles23 nmEast-northeast ENE
AssabTue 5:24 AM179 km111 miles96 nmSouth S
Ta'izzTue 5:24 AM191 km119 miles103 nmSoutheast SE
SanaTue 5:24 AM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-northeast ENE
TadjouraTue 5:24 AM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth S
AdenTue 5:24 AM326 km203 miles176 nmSoutheast SE
DjiboutiTue 5:24 AM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth S
Mek'eleTue 5:24 AM360 km224 miles195 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ali SabiehTue 5:24 AM384 km238 miles207 nmSouth S
AsmaraTue 5:24 AM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
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