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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 = Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 9:52:00 PM.

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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 44° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.46 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.64 miWest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 miSouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.8"937.98 miWest0° 00' 45.7"0.88 miSouth938.02 mi
24 hours11° 40' 20.2"754.50 miEast0° 45' 00.2"51.60 miSouth758.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitFri 12:52 AM331 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahFri 12:52 AM479 km297 miles258 nmWest W
RiyadhFri 12:52 AM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JeddahFri 12:52 AM543 km337 miles293 nmWest W
BuraidahFri 12:52 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNorth N
SanaFri 12:52 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSouth S
MedinaFri 12:52 AM627 km390 miles339 nmNorthwest NW
Al HudaydahFri 12:52 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HofufFri 12:52 AM733 km456 miles396 nmNortheast NE
Port SudanFri 12:52 AM757 km471 miles409 nmWest W

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