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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 16:14:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 33.1"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 12.3"||1005.86 mi||west||0° 11' 05.3"||12.70 mi||north||1005.87 mi|
|24 hours||10° 40' 10.6"||737.44 mi||east||4° 19' 06.3"||296.75 mi||north||793.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 7:14 PM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm|| W|
|Hargeisa||Thu 7:14 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| NNW|
|Bosaso||Thu 7:14 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| N|
|Victoria||Thu 8:14 PM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| SE|
|Djibouti||Thu 7:14 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| NNW|
|Aden||Thu 7:14 PM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 7:14 PM||1264 km||785 miles||682 nm|| NW|
|Nairobi||Thu 7:14 PM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 7:14 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| SW|
|Sana||Thu 7:14 PM||1494 km||928 miles||807 nm|| NNW|
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