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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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 47' South, Longitude: 58° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.11 meters/second, 1616.8 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.7"1004.58 miwest0° 11' 51.3"13.58 misouth1004.65 mi
24 hours11° 40' 07.8"807.12 mieast4° 45' 29.0"326.95 misouth869.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 6:18 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuFri 5:18 AM1518 km943 miles820 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 8:18 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleFri 7:18 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniFri 5:18 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmSouthwest SW
AdenFri 5:18 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisFri 6:18 AM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmSouth S
DjiboutiFri 5:18 AM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisFri 6:18 AM2251 km1399 miles1216 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamFri 5:18 AM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmWest-southwest WSW
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