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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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.4"1003.24 miwest0° 11' 20.5"12.99 misouth1003.43 mi
24 hours11° 15' 15.0"776.71 mieast4° 39' 00.4"319.53 misouth841.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoThu 5:08 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuThu 5:08 AM543 km337 miles293 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoThu 5:08 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth N
HargeisaThu 5:08 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorthwest NW
KismayoThu 5:08 AM940 km584 miles508 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenThu 5:08 AM1123 km697 miles606 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiThu 5:08 AM1126 km700 miles608 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 6:08 AM1130 km702 miles610 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Addis AbabaThu 5:08 AM1351 km840 miles730 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaThu 5:08 AM1409 km876 miles761 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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