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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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 39' North, Longitude: 28° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.59 meters/second, 1618.5 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' 13.6"1005.70 miwest0° 11' 03.7"12.67 minorth1005.70 mi
24 hours10° 39' 56.9"737.03 mieast4° 18' 12.1"295.72 minorth792.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YambioThu 8:34 PM215 km134 miles116 nmNorth N
OboThu 6:34 PM387 km241 miles209 nmNorthwest NW
GuluThu 8:34 PM405 km252 miles219 nmEast E
JubaThu 8:34 PM408 km253 miles220 nmNortheast NE
MbararaThu 8:34 PM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KisanganiThu 7:34 PM451 km280 miles243 nmWest-southwest WSW
RuhengeriThu 7:34 PM471 km293 miles255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraThu 8:34 PM474 km295 miles256 nmEast E
GomaThu 7:34 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
KampalaThu 8:34 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
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