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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: 71%
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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 24' North
Longitude: 48° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.66 meters/second, 1618.8 km/hour, 1005.9 miles/hour or 874.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 12.3"1005.86 miwest0° 11' 05.3"12.70 minorth1005.87 mi
24 hours10° 40' 10.6"737.44 mieast4° 19' 06.3"296.75 minorth793.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 7:14 PM305 km190 miles165 nmWest W
HargeisaThu 7:14 PM907 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoThu 7:14 PM991 km616 miles535 nmNorth N
VictoriaThu 8:14 PM1131 km703 miles611 nmSoutheast SE
DjiboutiThu 7:14 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenThu 7:14 PM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaThu 7:14 PM1264 km785 miles682 nmNorthwest NW
NairobiThu 7:14 PM1316 km817 miles710 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamThu 7:14 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouthwest SW
SanaThu 7:14 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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