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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 5:24:00 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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 37' North, Longitude: 31° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 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' 13.3"1005.65 miWest0° 11' 03.9"12.67 miNorth1005.65 mi
24 hours10° 39' 58.6"737.03 miEast4° 18' 19.6"295.84 miNorth792.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AruaThu 8:24 PM67 km42 miles36 nmNorthwest NW
GuluThu 8:24 PM107 km66 miles58 nmEast E
LiraThu 8:24 PM177 km110 miles95 nmEast-southeast ESE
JubaThu 8:24 PM249 km155 miles135 nmNorth N
KampalaThu 8:24 PM288 km179 miles156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EntebbeThu 8:24 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MbaleThu 8:24 PM358 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbararaThu 8:24 PM364 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YambioThu 8:24 PM394 km245 miles212 nmWest-northwest WNW
RuhengeriThu 7:24 PM493 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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