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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: 61%
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 Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 15' South
Longitude: 47° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.35 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.2"1005.18 miwest0° 11' 22.3"13.02 minorth1005.33 mi
24 hours10° 50' 44.2"749.68 mieast4° 30' 40.6"309.98 minorth811.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuWed 6:32 PM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaWed 6:32 PM882 km548 miles476 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaWed 7:32 PM933 km580 miles504 nmEast-southeast ESE
Zanzibar CityWed 6:32 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamWed 6:32 PM1032 km642 miles557 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniWed 6:32 PM1135 km705 miles613 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiWed 6:32 PM1182 km735 miles638 nmWest W
DodomaWed 6:32 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmWest-southwest WSW
Addis AbabaWed 6:32 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiWed 6:32 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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