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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: 62%
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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 55' South
Longitude: 22° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.48 meters/second, 1618.1 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.5"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 35.1"1005.46 miwest0° 11' 22.0"13.02 minorth1005.60 mi
24 hours10° 49' 36.5"748.53 mieast4° 30' 12.5"309.45 minorth810.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiWed 7:14 PM389 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
Mbuji-MayiWed 7:14 PM475 km295 miles257 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ImpfondoWed 6:14 PM646 km401 miles349 nmNorthwest NW
BujumburaWed 7:14 PM759 km472 miles410 nmEast-southeast ESE
GitaramaWed 7:14 PM787 km489 miles425 nmEast E
ButareWed 7:14 PM789 km490 miles426 nmEast E
KigaliWed 7:14 PM821 km510 miles444 nmEast E
GitegaWed 7:14 PM824 km512 miles445 nmEast-southeast ESE
BimboWed 6:14 PM832 km517 miles449 nmNorthwest NW
BanguiWed 6:14 PM833 km517 miles450 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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