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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: 51%
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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 46' South
Longitude: 36° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 meters/second, 1605.5 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"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.0"997.57 miwest0° 11' 10.7"12.80 minorth997.84 mi
24 hours11° 13' 27.3"771.05 mieast4° 31' 30.7"310.96 minorth833.99 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 PM82 km51 miles44 nmNorthwest NW
Zanzibar CityTue 6:32 PM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamTue 6:32 PM344 km214 miles186 nmEast E
ArushaTue 6:32 PM379 km235 miles205 nmNorth N
MbeyaTue 6:32 PM382 km237 miles206 nmSouthwest SW
KarongaTue 5:32 PM429 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
MombasaTue 6:32 PM490 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE
MzuzuTue 5:32 PM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MwanzaTue 6:32 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNorthwest NW
NairobiTue 6:32 PM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth N
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