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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: 66%

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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 22' North, Longitude: 47° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.93 meters/second, 1601.7 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.1"995.22 miwest0° 10' 22.9"11.89 misouth995.51 mi
24 hours11° 02' 56.2"756.23 mieast4° 20' 45.7"298.66 misouth816.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoWed 4:34 AM181 km113 miles98 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BerberaWed 4:34 AM321 km199 miles173 nmNorthwest NW
HargeisaWed 4:34 AM353 km220 miles191 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoWed 4:34 AM400 km248 miles216 nmNortheast NE
AdenWed 4:34 AM543 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiWed 4:34 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehWed 4:34 AM567 km353 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dire DawaWed 4:34 AM586 km364 miles316 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraWed 4:34 AM593 km369 miles320 nmNorthwest NW
Ta'izzWed 4:34 AM666 km414 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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