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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 49' North
Longitude: 43° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.54 meters/second, 1614.8 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' 21.3"13.00 misouth1003.52 mi
24 hours11° 15' 35.0"777.17 mieast4° 39' 13.9"319.78 misouth841.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 5:34 AM280 km174 miles151 nmSoutheast SE
HargeisaThu 5:34 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNorth N
Dire DawaThu 5:34 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaThu 5:34 AM705 km438 miles380 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaThu 5:34 AM782 km486 miles422 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehThu 5:34 AM816 km507 miles441 nmNorth N
DjiboutiThu 5:34 AM860 km534 miles464 nmNorth N
TadjouraThu 5:34 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth N
NairobiThu 5:34 AM939 km583 miles507 nmSouthwest SW
NakuruThu 5:34 AM949 km590 miles513 nmWest-southwest WSW
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