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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: 56%

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 Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 01' North, Longitude: 58° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.45 meters/second, 1614.4 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.1"1003.12 miwest0° 11' 19.5"12.97 misouth1003.32 mi
24 hours11° 14' 49.5"776.12 mieast4° 38' 42.5"319.18 misouth840.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 5:34 AM999 km621 miles539 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuThu 4:34 AM1435 km891 miles775 nmWest W
MaleThu 6:34 AM1712 km1064 miles924 nmEast E
AdenThu 4:34 AM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiThu 4:34 AM1848 km1148 miles998 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaThu 4:34 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaThu 7:34 AM2027 km1259 miles1094 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 7:04 AM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmEast-northeast ENE
MuscatThu 5:34 AM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmNorth N
Addis AbabaThu 4:34 AM2209 km1372 miles1193 nmWest-northwest WNW
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