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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 = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 2:32:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 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° 34' 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"1004.49 miWest0° 11' 51.4"13.58 miSouth1004.56 mi
24 hours11° 40' 24.6"807.38 miEast4° 45' 28.8"326.92 miSouth869.76 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 AM421 km261 miles227 nmSouth S
MogadishuFri 5:32 AM1182 km734 miles638 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniFri 5:32 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmSouthwest SW
AdenFri 5:32 AM1903 km1182 miles1027 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 5:32 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiFri 5:32 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorthwest NW
Diego GarciaFri 8:32 AM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaleFri 7:32 AM2071 km1287 miles1118 nmEast-northeast ENE
NairobiFri 5:32 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmWest W
Port LouisFri 6:32 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmSouth S

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