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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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 14' North
Longitude: 33° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.47 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.5"982.96 miwest0° 09' 05.4"10.41 misouth983.30 mi
24 hours11° 01' 39.5"745.60 mieast3° 53' 46.7"267.81 misouth796.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KostiTue 4:44 AM145 km90 miles78 nmNorthwest NW
MalakalTue 4:44 AM365 km227 miles197 nmSouthwest SW
Al-UbayyidTue 4:44 AM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-northwest WNW
KhartoumTue 4:44 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Bahir DarTue 4:44 AM419 km261 miles226 nmEast E
GondarTue 4:44 AM423 km263 miles229 nmEast E
TeseneyTue 4:44 AM460 km286 miles248 nmNortheast NE
KassalaTue 4:44 AM468 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
LalibelaTue 4:44 AM594 km369 miles321 nmEast E
Mek'eleTue 4:44 AM653 km406 miles353 nmEast-northeast ENE
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