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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: 50%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 55' South
Longitude: 48° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.79 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.8"997.19 miwest0° 11' 09.6"12.78 minorth997.46 mi
24 hours11° 14' 28.6"771.97 mieast4° 31' 20.0"310.76 minorth834.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutsamuduTue 5:42 PM719 km447 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouTue 5:42 PM729 km453 miles394 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniTue 5:42 PM756 km470 miles408 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaTue 6:42 PM835 km519 miles451 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamTue 5:42 PM994 km617 miles536 nmWest W
MombasaTue 5:42 PM1005 km624 miles542 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CityTue 5:42 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmWest W
MogadishuTue 5:42 PM1044 km649 miles564 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoTue 5:42 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmSouth S
DodomaTue 5:42 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmWest W
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