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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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 20' North
Longitude: 44° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.96 meters/second, 1601.9 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"995.29 miwest0° 10' 23.4"11.90 misouth995.58 mi
24 hours11° 02' 58.8"756.33 mieast4° 20' 55.3"298.85 misouth816.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HargeisaWed 4:44 AM149 km93 miles81 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaWed 4:44 AM334 km208 miles180 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehWed 4:44 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiWed 4:44 AM395 km245 miles213 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TadjouraWed 4:44 AM427 km265 miles231 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenWed 4:44 AM500 km311 miles270 nmNorth N
AssabWed 4:44 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ta'izzWed 4:44 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth N
AdamaWed 4:44 AM589 km366 miles318 nmWest W
BosasoWed 4:44 AM598 km371 miles323 nmEast-northeast ENE
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