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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: 10%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 16' South, Longitude: 42° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.74 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.2"990.25 miwest0° 11' 55.8"13.67 misouth990.09 mi
24 hours13° 12' 46.9"904.53 mieast4° 33' 12.4"312.99 misouth951.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamSun 9:26 AM378 km235 miles204 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniSun 9:26 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Zanzibar CitySun 9:26 AM423 km263 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduSun 9:26 AM484 km300 miles261 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MombasaSun 9:26 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MamoutzouSun 9:26 AM588 km365 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaSun 9:26 AM770 km478 miles416 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaSun 8:26 AM830 km516 miles448 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KismayoSun 9:26 AM875 km544 miles473 nmNorth N
GarissaSun 9:26 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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