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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 = Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:10:00 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: 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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 01:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' North, Longitude: 3° 33' West

The ground speed is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 kilometres/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.4"938.29 miWest0° 01' 05.1"1.24 miSouth938.35 mi
24 hours11° 39' 38.7"754.00 miEast0° 52' 35.7"60.30 miSouth758.55 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuFri 1:10 AM453 km282 miles245 nmSouth S
OuahigouyaFri 1:10 AM812 km505 miles439 nmSouth S
TidjikjaFri 1:10 AM864 km537 miles466 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaFri 1:10 AM957 km595 miles517 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouFri 1:10 AM958 km596 miles518 nmSouth S
OuagadougouFri 1:10 AM961 km597 miles519 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TamanrassetFri 2:10 AM963 km598 miles520 nmEast-northeast ENE
NiameyFri 2:10 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmSoutheast SE
BamakoFri 1:10 AM1023 km635 miles552 nmSouth-southwest SSW
El AaiúnFri 1:10 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorthwest NW

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