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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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 15' North, Longitude: 36° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.42 meters/second, 1581.9 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 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' 20.4"982.87 miwest0° 09' 04.7"10.40 misouth983.20 mi
24 hours11° 01' 40.8"745.55 mieast3° 53' 33.7"267.56 misouth796.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GondarTue 4:34 AM163 km101 miles88 nmEast-northeast ENE
Bahir DarTue 4:34 AM166 km103 miles90 nmEast-southeast ESE
TeseneyTue 4:34 AM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LalibelaTue 4:34 AM330 km205 miles178 nmEast E
KassalaTue 4:34 AM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth N
KostiTue 4:34 AM377 km235 miles204 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mek'eleTue 4:34 AM400 km248 miles216 nmEast-northeast ENE
DessieTue 4:34 AM414 km257 miles223 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsmaraTue 4:34 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
Addis AbabaTue 4:34 AM467 km290 miles252 nmSoutheast SE
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