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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 20:04:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 20:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 29' North, Longitude: 47° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.79 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.9"947.02 miwest0° 03' 58.0"4.55 minorth946.83 mi
24 hours11° 34' 11.3"754.60 mieast1° 09' 55.8"80.18 minorth756.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitTue 11:04 PM488 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaTue 11:04 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhTue 11:04 PM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth N
Al MukallaTue 11:04 PM585 km363 miles316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahTue 11:04 PM689 km428 miles372 nmSouthwest SW
HofufTue 11:04 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ta'izzTue 11:04 PM737 km458 miles398 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenTue 11:04 PM773 km480 miles417 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalalahWed 12:04 AM778 km483 miles420 nmEast-southeast ESE
DohaTue 11:04 PM781 km485 miles422 nmNortheast NE
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