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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 = Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 8:56:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 41' North, Longitude: 46° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.09 meters/second, 1512.3 km/hour, 939.7 miles/hour or 816.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.0"939.39 miWest0° 01' 39.3"1.90 miNorth939.31 mi
24 hours11° 41' 12.3"756.47 miEast0° 13' 02.5"14.95 miNorth756.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhWed 11:56 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth N
Khamis MushaitWed 11:56 PM448 km278 miles242 nmSouthwest SW
SanaWed 11:56 PM625 km388 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HofufWed 11:56 PM627 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BuraidahWed 11:56 PM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakkahWed 11:56 PM673 km418 miles364 nmWest W
Al HudaydahWed 11:56 PM736 km457 miles397 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JeddahWed 11:56 PM737 km458 miles398 nmWest W
Al MukallaWed 11:56 PM747 km464 miles403 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DohaWed 11:56 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE

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