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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 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 37' North, Longitude: 31° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 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"1005.72 miwest0° 11' 03.9"12.67 minorth1005.72 mi
24 hours10° 39' 58.5"737.08 mieast4° 18' 18.9"295.85 minorth792.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuluThu 8:24 PM137 km85 miles74 nmEast E
LiraThu 8:24 PM206 km128 miles111 nmEast-southeast ESE
JubaThu 8:24 PM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KampalaThu 8:24 PM304 km189 miles164 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EntebbeThu 8:24 PM322 km200 miles174 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MbararaThu 8:24 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth S
YambioThu 8:24 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorthwest NW
MbaleThu 8:24 PM384 km239 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
RuhengeriThu 7:24 PM482 km300 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RwamaganaThu 7:24 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSouth S
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