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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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 57' North
Longitude: 39° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.86 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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"999.56 miwest0° 10' 21.8"11.87 minorth999.44 mi
24 hours10° 41' 00.1"733.62 mieast3° 57' 18.0"271.83 minorth778.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamaFri 8:34 PM176 km110 miles95 nmNorth N
Addis AbabaFri 8:34 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaFri 8:34 PM405 km252 miles219 nmNortheast NE
Ali SabiehFri 8:34 PM596 km370 miles322 nmNortheast NE
HargeisaFri 8:34 PM597 km371 miles323 nmEast-northeast ENE
TadjouraFri 8:34 PM663 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
DjiboutiFri 8:34 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
Mek'eleFri 8:34 PM725 km450 miles391 nmNorth N
AssabFri 8:34 PM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaFri 8:34 PM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth S
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