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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 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 40' North, Longitude: 26° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.58 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' 13.7"1005.67 miwest0° 11' 03.5"12.66 minorth1005.68 mi
24 hours10° 39' 55.2"736.98 mieast4° 18' 05.2"295.58 minorth792.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiThu 7:44 PM265 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YambioThu 8:44 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNortheast NE
WauThu 8:44 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RuhengeriThu 7:44 PM598 km372 miles323 nmSoutheast SE
MbararaThu 8:44 PM612 km381 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
JubaThu 8:44 PM643 km400 miles347 nmEast-northeast ENE
BukavuThu 7:44 PM644 km400 miles347 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GitaramaThu 7:44 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliThu 7:44 PM666 km414 miles360 nmSoutheast SE
GuluThu 8:44 PM675 km419 miles364 nmEast E
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