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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 02:32:00 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.8"1003.32 miwest0° 11' 21.2"13.00 misouth1003.51 mi
24 hours11° 15' 33.3"777.13 mieast4° 39' 12.9"319.76 misouth841.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 5:32 AM245 km152 miles132 nmSoutheast SE
KismayoThu 5:32 AM493 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GalkayoThu 5:32 AM497 km309 miles268 nmNortheast NE
HargeisaThu 5:32 AM634 km394 miles342 nmNorth N
GarissaThu 5:32 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSouthwest SW
Dire DawaThu 5:32 AM681 km423 miles368 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaThu 5:32 AM741 km461 miles400 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaThu 5:32 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehThu 5:32 AM823 km511 miles444 nmNorth N
DjiboutiThu 5:32 AM864 km537 miles466 nmNorth N
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