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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 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 52' North, Longitude: 46° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.53 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' 10.9"1003.22 miwest0° 11' 21.0"13.00 misouth1003.41 mi
24 hours11° 15' 26.4"776.92 mieast4° 39' 08.2"319.65 misouth841.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 5:24 AM225 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GalkayoThu 5:24 AM347 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KismayoThu 5:24 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaThu 5:24 AM675 km420 miles365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaThu 5:24 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorthwest NW
GarissaThu 5:24 AM876 km544 miles473 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoThu 5:24 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ali SabiehThu 5:24 AM896 km557 miles484 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilThu 5:24 AM908 km564 miles491 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiThu 5:24 AM921 km572 miles497 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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