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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 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 05' South, Longitude: 34° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.42 meters/second, 1617.9 km/hour, 1005.3 miles/hour or 873.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 33.2"1005.33 miwest0° 11' 22.2"13.02 minorth1005.47 mi
24 hours10° 50' 09.1"749.09 mieast4° 30' 26.7"309.72 minorth810.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MwanzaWed 7:24 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
KisumuWed 7:24 PM219 km136 miles118 nmNorth N
NairobiWed 7:24 PM241 km150 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
NakuruWed 7:24 PM242 km151 miles131 nmNortheast NE
ArushaWed 7:24 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSoutheast SE
EntebbeWed 7:24 PM351 km218 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
MbaleWed 7:24 PM355 km221 miles192 nmNorth N
KampalaWed 7:24 PM362 km225 miles195 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaWed 7:24 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RwamaganaWed 6:24 PM485 km301 miles262 nmWest W
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