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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 02:08:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||49° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.50 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.2"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 11.4"||1003.24 mi||west||0° 11' 20.5"||12.99 mi||south||1003.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 15.0"||776.71 mi||east||4° 39' 00.4"||319.53 mi||south||841.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galkayo||Thu 5:08 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| NW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 5:08 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm|| WSW|
|Bosaso||Thu 5:08 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| N|
|Hargeisa||Thu 5:08 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| NW|
|Kismayo||Thu 5:08 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| WSW|
|Aden||Thu 5:08 AM||1123 km||697 miles||606 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Thu 5:08 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Thu 6:08 AM||1130 km||702 miles||610 nm|| SSE|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 5:08 AM||1351 km||840 miles||730 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Thu 5:08 AM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm|| NNW|
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