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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 these coordinates:
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
GuluThu 8:34 PM405 km252 miles219 nmEast E
JubaThu 8:34 PM408 km253 miles220 nmNortheast NE
KisanganiThu 7:34 PM451 km280 miles243 nmWest-southwest WSW
LiraThu 8:34 PM474 km295 miles256 nmEast E
KampalaThu 8:34 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
EntebbeThu 8:34 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliThu 7:34 PM532 km330 miles287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GitaramaThu 7:34 PM537 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WauThu 8:34 PM564 km350 miles304 nmNorth N
BukavuThu 7:34 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth S
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