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 02:24:00 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 02:24:00 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:
|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' 10.9"||1003.29 mi||west||0° 11' 21.0"||13.00 mi||south||1003.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 27.2"||776.99 mi||east||4° 39' 08.8"||319.68 mi||south||841.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 5:24 AM||213 km||132 miles||115 nm|| SSW|
|Hargeisa||Thu 5:24 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 5:24 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 5:24 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| NNW|
|Bosaso||Thu 5:24 AM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm|| NNE|
|Adama||Thu 5:24 AM||905 km||562 miles||489 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Thu 5:24 AM||910 km||566 miles||492 nm|| NNW|
|Tadjoura||Thu 5:24 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 5:24 AM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NW|
|Aden||Thu 5:24 AM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm|| N|
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