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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 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 48' South, Longitude: 38° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.93 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.4"997.49 miwest0° 11' 10.5"12.80 minorth997.77 mi
24 hours11° 13' 39.5"771.23 mieast4° 31' 28.7"310.92 minorth834.16 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 SalaamTue 6:22 PM76 km48 miles41 nmEast E
Zanzibar CityTue 6:22 PM97 km60 miles52 nmNortheast NE
DodomaTue 6:22 PM323 km201 miles174 nmWest-northwest WNW
MombasaTue 6:22 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ArushaTue 6:22 PM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MbeyaTue 6:22 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaTue 5:22 PM620 km385 miles335 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiTue 6:22 PM641 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarissaTue 6:22 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth N
MoroniTue 6:22 PM745 km463 miles402 nmSoutheast SE
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