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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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 53' North
Longitude: 47° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.52 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.9 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' 11.0"1003.27 miwest0° 11' 20.8"13.00 misouth1003.46 mi
24 hours11° 15' 22.6"776.89 mieast4° 39' 05.6"319.62 misouth841.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 5:18 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSouthwest SW
GalkayoThu 5:18 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth N
KismayoThu 5:18 AM718 km446 miles388 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaThu 5:18 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoThu 5:18 AM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dire DawaThu 5:18 AM883 km548 miles477 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehThu 5:18 AM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiThu 5:18 AM975 km606 miles527 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarissaThu 5:18 AM990 km615 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
TadjouraThu 5:18 AM1008 km627 miles545 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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