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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 these coordinates:
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
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
RuhengeriThu 5:42 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraThu 6:42 AM664 km413 miles359 nmEast-southeast ESE
GitaramaThu 5:42 AM696 km433 miles376 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KigaliThu 5:42 AM699 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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