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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 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 35' South, Longitude: 21° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 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' 22.6"997.94 miwest0° 11' 11.8"12.82 minorth998.21 mi
24 hours11° 12' 16.5"769.93 mieast4° 31' 42.2"311.16 minorth832.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TshikapaTue 6:32 PM126 km79 miles68 nmWest W
Mbuji-MayiTue 6:32 PM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-northeast ENE
LucapaTue 5:32 PM241 km150 miles130 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuenaTue 5:32 PM616 km383 miles332 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalanjeTue 5:32 PM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
UígeTue 5:32 PM766 km476 miles414 nmWest W
KinshasaTue 5:32 PM774 km481 miles418 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleTue 5:32 PM779 km484 miles421 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubumbashiTue 6:32 PM829 km515 miles448 nmSoutheast SE
KisanganiTue 6:32 PM866 km538 miles467 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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