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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 23, 2012 at 4:24:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 79%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 23, 2012 at 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 44' North, Longitude: 56° 34' 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"999.92 miWest0° 10' 24.5"11.92 miNorth999.81 mi
24 hours10° 40' 44.3"733.59 miEast3° 58' 32.0"273.22 miNorth779.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 7:24 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoFri 7:24 PM955 km594 miles516 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoFri 7:24 PM1011 km628 miles546 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 8:24 PM1263 km785 miles682 nmSouth S
MogadishuFri 7:24 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenFri 7:24 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiFri 7:24 PM1570 km975 miles847 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaFri 7:24 PM1651 km1026 miles892 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatFri 8:24 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth N
MaleFri 9:24 PM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmEast E

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