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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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 35' North
Longitude: 33° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.61 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.7 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' 13.2"1005.74 miwest0° 11' 04.1"12.68 minorth1005.74 mi
24 hours10° 40' 00.2"737.13 mieast4° 18' 25.7"295.98 minorth792.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LiraThu 8:14 PM77 km48 miles42 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuluThu 8:14 PM136 km85 miles73 nmWest W
KampalaThu 8:14 PM271 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EntebbeThu 8:14 PM302 km188 miles163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JubaThu 8:14 PM329 km204 miles177 nmNorthwest NW
NakuruThu 8:14 PM429 km266 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
NairobiThu 8:14 PM564 km351 miles305 nmSoutheast SE
MwanzaThu 8:14 PM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth S
KigaliThu 7:14 PM631 km392 miles341 nmSouthwest SW
GitaramaThu 7:14 PM664 km412 miles358 nmSouthwest SW
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