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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: 55%

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 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 37' North, Longitude: 27° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.64 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 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"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 09.3"1003.54 miwest0° 11' 23.3"13.04 misouth1003.72 mi
24 hours11° 16' 28.0"778.37 mieast4° 39' 47.9"320.43 misouth842.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
YambioThu 6:42 AM180 km112 miles97 nmNortheast NE
OboThu 4:42 AM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KisanganiThu 5:42 AM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WauThu 6:42 AM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JubaThu 6:42 AM520 km323 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuluThu 6:42 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast E
MbararaThu 6:42 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
GomaThu 5:42 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RuhengeriThu 5:42 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BriaThu 4:42 AM650 km404 miles351 nmWest-northwest WNW
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