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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' North, Longitude: 34° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.09 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 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 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.9"995.58 miwest0° 10' 25.2"11.94 misouth995.87 mi
24 hours11° 03' 09.5"756.75 mieast4° 21' 33.0"299.56 misouth817.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalakalWed 5:24 AM387 km240 miles209 nmWest-northwest WNW
Addis AbabaWed 5:24 AM431 km268 miles232 nmEast-northeast ENE
Bahir DarWed 5:24 AM460 km286 miles249 nmNortheast NE
AdamaWed 5:24 AM480 km298 miles259 nmEast E
JubaWed 5:24 AM524 km325 miles283 nmSouthwest SW
Debre BerhanWed 5:24 AM532 km331 miles287 nmEast-northeast ENE
GondarWed 5:24 AM560 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KostiWed 5:24 AM601 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DessieWed 5:24 AM610 km379 miles329 nmEast-northeast ENE
LalibelaWed 5:24 AM618 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
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