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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 2:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' North, Longitude: 38° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.93 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"16.21 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.8"972.71 miWest0° 08' 05.6"9.27 miSouth973.05 mi
24 hours11° 15' 35.4"753.86 miEast3° 33' 35.4"244.71 miSouth797.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MendeferaTue 5:44 AM91 km57 miles49 nmEast-northeast ENE
AsmaraTue 5:44 AM129 km80 miles69 nmNortheast NE
KerenTue 5:44 AM140 km87 miles76 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TeseneyTue 5:44 AM159 km99 miles86 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mek'eleTue 5:44 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
KassalaTue 5:44 AM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-northwest WNW
GondarTue 5:44 AM227 km141 miles122 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NakfaTue 5:44 AM236 km147 miles127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LalibelaTue 5:44 AM302 km188 miles163 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bahir DarTue 5:44 AM338 km210 miles183 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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