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 02:32:00 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 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.54 meters/second, 1614.7 km/hour, 1003.4 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' 10.8"||1003.32 mi||west||0° 11' 21.2"||13.00 mi||south||1003.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 33.3"||777.13 mi||east||4° 39' 12.9"||319.76 mi||south||841.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 5:32 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| SE|
|Hargeisa||Thu 5:32 AM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 5:32 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| NNW|
|Adama||Thu 5:32 AM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 5:32 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 5:32 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| N|
|Djibouti||Thu 5:32 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm|| N|
|Tadjoura||Thu 5:32 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| N|
|Nairobi||Thu 5:32 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| SW|
|Nakuru||Thu 5:32 AM||997 km||620 miles||538 nm|| WSW|
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