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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 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 26' North, Longitude: 45° 38' East

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 33' 12.4"1005.84 miwest0° 11' 05.1"12.70 minorth1005.85 mi
24 hours10° 40' 08.8"737.38 mieast4° 18' 59.6"296.62 minorth793.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 7:24 PM54 km34 miles29 nmSouthwest SW
KismayoThu 7:24 PM462 km287 miles249 nmSouthwest SW
GalkayoThu 7:24 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaThu 7:24 PM739 km459 miles399 nmWest-southwest WSW
HargeisaThu 7:24 PM808 km502 miles436 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaThu 7:24 PM896 km557 miles484 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaThu 7:24 PM976 km607 miles527 nmSouthwest SW
AdamaThu 7:24 PM976 km607 miles527 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehThu 7:24 PM1018 km632 miles550 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiThu 7:24 PM1050 km652 miles567 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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