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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 5:14:00 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: 80%

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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 53' North, Longitude: 44° 26' 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"999.62 miWest0° 10' 22.6"11.89 miNorth999.51 mi
24 hours10° 40' 55.3"733.58 miEast3° 57' 40.2"272.23 miNorth779.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kebri DaharFri 8:14 PM24 km15 miles13 nmSouthwest SW
DegehaburFri 8:14 PM177 km110 miles95 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HargeisaFri 8:14 PM299 km186 miles161 nmNorth N
GalkayoFri 8:14 PM331 km205 miles179 nmEast E
BerberaFri 8:14 PM398 km247 miles215 nmNorth N
Dire DawaFri 8:14 PM413 km257 miles223 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehFri 8:14 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilFri 8:14 PM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiFri 8:14 PM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuFri 8:14 PM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth S

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