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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 36' North
Longitude: 40° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.89 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 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"972.69 miwest0° 08' 04.9"9.26 misouth973.03 mi
24 hours11° 15' 36.5"753.86 mieast3° 33' 20.9"244.45 misouth797.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mek'eleTue 5:34 AM144 km90 miles78 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraTue 5:34 AM157 km97 miles85 nmWest-northwest WNW
KerenTue 5:34 AM227 km141 miles123 nmNorthwest NW
Al HudaydahTue 5:34 AM299 km186 miles161 nmEast E
AssabTue 5:34 AM328 km204 miles177 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneyTue 5:34 AM384 km238 miles207 nmWest W
KassalaTue 5:34 AM417 km259 miles225 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraTue 5:34 AM427 km265 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
Ta'izzTue 5:34 AM429 km266 miles231 nmEast-southeast ESE
SanaTue 5:34 AM442 km275 miles239 nmEast-northeast ENE
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