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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: 75%
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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 17' North
Longitude: 38° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.38 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.38 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.2"982.77 miwest0° 09' 04.2"10.39 misouth983.11 mi
24 hours11° 01' 42.2"745.51 mieast3° 53' 20.6"267.31 misouth796.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mek'eleTue 4:24 AM175 km109 miles95 nmNortheast NE
AsmaraTue 4:24 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth N
Addis AbabaTue 4:24 AM362 km225 miles196 nmSouth S
TeseneyTue 4:24 AM368 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KerenTue 4:24 AM387 km241 miles209 nmNorth N
KassalaTue 4:24 AM414 km257 miles224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaTue 4:24 AM423 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AssabTue 4:24 AM474 km295 miles256 nmEast E
Dire DawaTue 4:24 AM478 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
Ali SabiehTue 4:24 AM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
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