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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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 51' North
Longitude: 45° 59' 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"1003.29 miwest0° 11' 21.0"13.00 misouth1003.48 mi
24 hours11° 15' 27.2"776.99 mieast4° 39' 08.8"319.68 misouth841.36 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 AM213 km132 miles115 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GalkayoThu 5:24 AM360 km224 miles194 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KismayoThu 5:24 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaThu 5:24 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaThu 5:24 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorthwest NW
GarissaThu 5:24 AM851 km529 miles459 nmSouthwest SW
Ali SabiehThu 5:24 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoThu 5:24 AM894 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamaThu 5:24 AM905 km562 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiThu 5:24 AM910 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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