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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 39' North, Longitude: 29° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.62 meters/second, 1615.0 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.4"1003.43 miWest0° 11' 23.0"13.04 miSouth1003.62 mi
24 hours11° 16' 19.2"778.12 miEast4° 39' 42.4"320.31 miSouth842.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AruaThu 6:32 AM144 km89 miles78 nmEast-southeast ESE
YambioThu 6:32 AM184 km114 miles99 nmNorthwest NW
JubaThu 6:32 AM242 km150 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuluThu 6:32 AM296 km184 miles160 nmEast-southeast ESE
LiraThu 6:32 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast-southeast ESE
OboThu 4:32 AM412 km256 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
MbararaThu 6:32 AM481 km299 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KampalaThu 6:32 AM483 km300 miles261 nmSoutheast SE
WauThu 6:32 AM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EntebbeThu 6:32 AM497 km309 miles268 nmSoutheast SE

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