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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: 79%
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 Friday, November 23, 2012 at 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 45' North
Longitude: 56° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.05 meters/second, 1609.4 km/hour, 1000.0 miles/hour or 869.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 33' 22.7"999.98 miwest0° 10' 24.4"11.92 minorth999.87 mi
24 hours10° 40' 44.5"733.64 mieast3° 58' 31.0"273.21 minorth779.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BosasoFri 7:24 PM930 km578 miles502 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoFri 7:24 PM981 km609 miles530 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 8:24 PM1260 km783 miles681 nmSouth S
MogadishuFri 7:24 PM1323 km822 miles714 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenFri 7:24 PM1410 km876 miles762 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiFri 7:24 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaFri 7:24 PM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatFri 8:24 PM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth N
MaleFri 9:24 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmEast E
Addis AbabaFri 7:24 PM1951 km1212 miles1054 nmWest W
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