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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: 76%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 24' North
Longitude: 50° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.17 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 32' 19.6"982.29 miwest0° 09' 01.1"10.33 misouth982.63 mi
24 hours11° 01' 49.2"745.29 mieast3° 52' 14.7"266.06 misouth796.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BosasoTue 3:34 AM194 km121 miles105 nmSouthwest SW
Al MukallaTue 3:34 AM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenTue 3:34 AM605 km376 miles327 nmWest W
SalalahTue 4:34 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNortheast NE
BerberaTue 3:34 AM643 km399 miles347 nmWest-southwest WSW
GalkayoTue 3:34 AM711 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ta'izzTue 3:34 AM722 km448 miles390 nmWest W
SanaTue 3:34 AM759 km472 miles410 nmWest-northwest WNW
HargeisaTue 3:34 AM776 km482 miles419 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiTue 3:34 AM812 km504 miles438 nmWest W
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