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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 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 28' North
Longitude: 43° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.64 meters/second, 1618.7 km/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.0 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 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 33' 12.5"1005.82 miwest0° 11' 04.9"12.69 minorth1005.83 mi
24 hours10° 40' 07.1"737.33 mieast4° 18' 52.8"296.49 minorth792.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 7:34 PM241 km150 miles130 nmEast E
HargeisaThu 7:34 PM791 km492 miles427 nmNorth N
AdamaThu 7:34 PM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaThu 7:34 PM803 km499 miles434 nmNorth N
MombasaThu 7:34 PM820 km510 miles443 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiThu 7:34 PM823 km511 miles444 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruThu 7:34 PM851 km529 miles459 nmWest-southwest WSW
Addis AbabaThu 7:34 PM877 km545 miles474 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehThu 7:34 PM963 km599 miles520 nmNorth N
DjiboutiThu 7:34 PM1010 km627 miles545 nmNorth N
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