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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 3:32:00 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: 51%

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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 46' South, Longitude: 36° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 19.0"997.49 miWest0° 11' 10.5"12.80 miNorth997.76 mi
24 hours11° 13' 28.6"771.02 miEast4° 31' 30.5"310.93 miNorth833.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaTue 6:32 PM102 km64 miles55 nmNorthwest NW
Zanzibar CityTue 6:32 PM311 km193 miles168 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamTue 6:32 PM314 km195 miles170 nmEast E
ArushaTue 6:32 PM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth N
MbeyaTue 6:32 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSouthwest SW
KarongaTue 5:32 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
MombasaTue 6:32 PM467 km290 miles252 nmNortheast NE
MzuzuTue 5:32 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiTue 6:32 PM608 km378 miles329 nmNorth N
MwanzaTue 6:32 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNorthwest NW

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