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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 16:34:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||43° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.64 meters/second, 1618.7 km/hour, 1005.8 miles/hour or 874.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 33.1"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 12.5"||1005.82 mi||west||0° 11' 04.9"||12.69 mi||north||1005.83 mi|
|24 hours||10° 40' 07.1"||737.33 mi||east||4° 18' 52.8"||296.49 mi||north||792.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 7:34 PM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| E|
|Hargeisa||Thu 7:34 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| N|
|Adama||Thu 7:34 PM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm|| NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 7:34 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| N|
|Mombasa||Thu 7:34 PM||820 km||510 miles||443 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Thu 7:34 PM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| WSW|
|Nakuru||Thu 7:34 PM||851 km||529 miles||459 nm|| WSW|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 7:34 PM||877 km||545 miles||474 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 7:34 PM||963 km||599 miles||520 nm|| N|
|Djibouti||Thu 7:34 PM||1010 km||627 miles||545 nm|| N|
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