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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 16' North
Longitude: 38° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.04 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 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' 27.9"995.46 miwest0° 10' 24.5"11.92 misouth995.75 mi
24 hours11° 03' 05.1"756.58 mieast4° 21' 18.0"299.28 misouth816.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamaWed 5:08 AM60 km37 miles33 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addis AbabaWed 5:08 AM84 km52 miles45 nmNorth N
Dire DawaWed 5:08 AM367 km228 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ali SabiehWed 5:08 AM535 km332 miles289 nmNortheast NE
Mek'eleWed 5:08 AM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth N
TadjouraWed 5:08 AM593 km369 miles320 nmNortheast NE
HargeisaWed 5:08 AM596 km371 miles322 nmEast-northeast ENE
DjiboutiWed 5:08 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
AssabWed 5:08 AM679 km422 miles367 nmNortheast NE
AsmaraWed 5:08 AM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth N
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