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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 35' North
Longitude: 37° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.94 meters/second, 1565.8 km/hour, 972.9 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"16.22 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.8"972.79 miwest0° 08' 05.6"9.28 misouth973.13 mi
24 hours11° 15' 35.3"753.92 mieast3° 33' 37.3"244.76 misouth797.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeseneyTue 5:44 AM133 km83 miles72 nmWest-northwest WNW
AsmaraTue 5:44 AM152 km94 miles82 nmNortheast NE
KerenTue 5:44 AM153 km95 miles82 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KassalaTue 5:44 AM175 km109 miles95 nmNorthwest NW
Mek'eleTue 5:44 AM220 km137 miles119 nmEast-southeast ESE
GondarTue 5:44 AM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth S
LalibelaTue 5:44 AM314 km195 miles169 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bahir DarTue 5:44 AM333 km207 miles180 nmSouth S
DessieTue 5:44 AM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahTue 5:44 AM559 km347 miles302 nmEast E
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