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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 = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:52:00 PM.

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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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 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: 46° 08' 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"997.19 miWest0° 11' 09.9"12.79 miNorth997.46 mi
24 hours11° 14' 17.7"771.75 miEast4° 31' 22.0"310.77 miNorth834.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutsamuduTue 5:52 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniTue 5:52 PM617 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FomboniTue 5:52 PM651 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouTue 5:52 PM658 km409 miles355 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamTue 5:52 PM756 km470 miles408 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityTue 5:52 PM771 km479 miles416 nmWest W
MombasaTue 5:52 PM781 km485 miles422 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoTue 5:52 PM825 km513 miles445 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuTue 5:52 PM992 km616 miles536 nmNorth N
GarissaTue 5:52 PM1013 km629 miles547 nmNorthwest NW

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