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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: 80%

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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 53' North, Longitude: 44° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.92 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 33' 22.6"999.68 miwest0° 10' 22.6"11.89 minorth999.57 mi
24 hours10° 40' 55.5"733.63 mieast3° 57' 39.0"272.23 minorth779.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HargeisaFri 8:14 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth N
GalkayoFri 8:14 PM361 km224 miles195 nmEast E
Dire DawaFri 8:14 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
BerberaFri 8:14 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ali SabiehFri 8:14 PM498 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiFri 8:14 PM532 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuFri 8:14 PM552 km343 miles298 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TadjouraFri 8:14 PM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaFri 8:14 PM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
Debre BerhanFri 8:14 PM596 km371 miles322 nmWest-northwest WNW
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