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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: 72%

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 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 46' North, Longitude: 18° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.55 meters/second, 1618.4 km/hour, 1005.6 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' 14.2"1005.61 miwest0° 11' 02.8"12.65 minorth1005.61 mi
24 hours10° 39' 50.8"736.84 mieast4° 17' 44.3"295.19 minorth791.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GemenaThu 7:14 PM106 km66 miles57 nmEast-northeast ENE
ImpfondoThu 7:14 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouthwest SW
BimboThu 7:14 PM176 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiThu 7:14 PM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MbandakaThu 7:14 PM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuéssoThu 7:14 PM347 km215 miles187 nmWest-southwest WSW
BambariThu 7:14 PM382 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BerbératiThu 7:14 PM388 km241 miles210 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kaga-BandoroThu 7:14 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNorth N
BozoumThu 7:14 PM485 km302 miles262 nmNorthwest NW
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