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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 6:24:00 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: 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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 05' North, Longitude: 27° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.65 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 33' 22.5"999.18 miWest0° 10' 20.0"11.84 miNorth999.07 mi
24 hours10° 41' 11.7"733.57 miEast3° 56' 26.5"270.83 miNorth778.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauFri 9:24 PM89 km56 miles48 nmNortheast NE
OboFri 7:24 PM216 km134 miles116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YambioFri 9:24 PM297 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JubaFri 9:24 PM520 km323 miles281 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalakalFri 9:24 PM536 km333 miles290 nmEast-northeast ENE
BriaFri 7:24 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest W
BiraoFri 7:24 PM625 km388 miles337 nmNorthwest NW
GuluFri 9:24 PM718 km446 miles387 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 9:24 PM739 km459 miles399 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-FashirFri 9:24 PM759 km472 miles410 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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