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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 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° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.74 meters/second, 1593.9 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"16.50 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.2"990.19 miwest0° 11' 55.8"13.66 misouth990.03 mi
24 hours13° 12' 44.6"904.43 mieast4° 33' 13.8"312.99 misouth951.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniSun 9:26 AM384 km239 miles207 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamSun 9:26 AM405 km252 miles219 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CitySun 9:26 AM448 km278 miles242 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniSun 9:26 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MutsamuduSun 9:26 AM471 km293 miles254 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MombasaSun 9:26 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouSun 9:26 AM573 km356 miles310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaSun 9:26 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaSun 8:26 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KismayoSun 9:26 AM875 km543 miles472 nmNorth N
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