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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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 54' South, Longitude: 45° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.82 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 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' 16.5"997.26 miwest0° 11' 09.9"12.79 minorth997.54 mi
24 hours11° 14' 16.3"771.79 mieast4° 31' 22.3"310.80 minorth834.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniTue 5:52 PM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduTue 5:52 PM604 km376 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FomboniTue 5:52 PM640 km397 miles345 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouTue 5:52 PM655 km407 miles354 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamTue 5:52 PM726 km451 miles392 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityTue 5:52 PM741 km461 miles400 nmWest W
MombasaTue 5:52 PM754 km468 miles407 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoTue 5:52 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuTue 5:52 PM990 km615 miles534 nmNorth N
GarissaTue 5:52 PM992 km616 miles535 nmNorthwest NW
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