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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 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 49' South, Longitude: 55° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.10 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' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.1"1004.56 miwest0° 11' 51.4"13.58 misouth1004.62 mi
24 hours11° 40' 26.1"807.47 mieast4° 45' 28.8"326.95 misouth869.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 6:32 AM420 km261 miles227 nmSouth S
MogadishuFri 5:32 AM1153 km717 miles623 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniFri 5:32 AM1793 km1114 miles968 nmSouthwest SW
AdenFri 5:32 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 5:32 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiFri 5:32 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaFri 8:32 AM2032 km1262 miles1097 nmEast-southeast ESE
NairobiFri 5:32 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmWest W
MaleFri 7:32 AM2100 km1305 miles1134 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addis AbabaFri 5:32 AM2133 km1326 miles1152 nmWest-northwest WNW
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