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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 15' North
Longitude: 37° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.06 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 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"995.51 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 misouth995.80 mi
24 hours11° 03' 06.8"756.65 mieast4° 21' 23.5"299.38 misouth816.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addis AbabaWed 5:14 AM177 km110 miles95 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamaWed 5:14 AM214 km133 miles116 nmEast E
Debre BerhanWed 5:14 AM288 km179 miles156 nmEast-northeast ENE
Bahir DarWed 5:14 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth N
DessieWed 5:14 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNortheast NE
LalibelaWed 5:14 AM458 km285 miles247 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GondarWed 5:14 AM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth N
Dire DawaWed 5:14 AM518 km322 miles280 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mek'eleWed 5:14 AM625 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalakalWed 5:14 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-northwest WNW
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