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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 11' North
Longitude: 32° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.12 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 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"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.8"995.65 miwest0° 10' 25.7"11.94 misouth995.94 mi
24 hours11° 03' 12.2"756.86 mieast4° 21' 42.4"299.74 misouth817.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalakalWed 5:34 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JubaWed 5:34 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WauWed 5:34 AM500 km311 miles270 nmWest W
GuluWed 5:34 AM599 km372 miles323 nmSouth S
LiraWed 5:34 AM658 km409 miles356 nmSouth S
Addis AbabaWed 5:34 AM694 km431 miles375 nmEast E
AdamaWed 5:34 AM747 km464 miles403 nmEast E
KhartoumWed 5:34 AM821 km510 miles443 nmNorth N
KampalaWed 5:34 AM870 km541 miles470 nmSouth S
TeseneyWed 5:34 AM890 km553 miles480 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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