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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 4:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 25' North, Longitude: 45° 54' East

The ground speed is currently 449.65 meters/second, 1618.8 kilometres/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.76 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 33' 12.4"1005.77 miWest0° 11' 05.2"12.70 miNorth1005.78 mi
24 hours10° 40' 09.1"737.34 miEast4° 19' 00.3"296.62 miNorth793.03 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 7:24 PM76 km47 miles41 nmSouthwest SW
BarderaThu 7:24 PM403 km250 miles217 nmWest W
KismayoThu 7:24 PM484 km301 miles262 nmSouthwest SW
GalkayoThu 7:24 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaThu 7:24 PM766 km476 miles414 nmWest-southwest WSW
HargeisaThu 7:24 PM815 km506 miles440 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaThu 7:24 PM910 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaThu 7:24 PM997 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
DjiboutiThu 7:24 PM1058 km658 miles571 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaThu 7:24 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmNorthwest NW

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