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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 20:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

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 Monday, November 26, 2012 at 20:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' North, Longitude: 33° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.74 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 54.3"958.79 miwest0° 05' 59.0"6.86 minorth958.56 mi
24 hours11° 21' 32.5"749.53 mieast2° 00' 45.0"138.41 minorth757.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumMon 11:14 PM229 km142 miles123 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KassalaMon 11:14 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
TeseneyMon 11:14 PM434 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE
Port SudanMon 11:14 PM464 km289 miles251 nmEast-northeast ENE
KostiMon 11:14 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth S
KerenMon 11:14 PM568 km353 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al-UbayyidMon 11:14 PM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
AsmaraMon 11:14 PM635 km394 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
MendeferaMon 11:14 PM644 km400 miles348 nmEast-southeast ESE
JeddahMon 11:14 PM749 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE
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