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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 50' South, Longitude: 54° 49' 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' 24.0"1004.56 miwest0° 11' 51.4"13.58 misouth1004.62 mi
24 hours11° 40' 28.7"807.51 mieast4° 45' 28.8"326.95 misouth869.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 6:34 AM425 km264 miles230 nmSouth S
MogadishuFri 5:34 AM1102 km685 miles595 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniFri 5:34 AM1747 km1085 miles943 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 5:34 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenFri 5:34 AM1860 km1155 miles1004 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiFri 5:34 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNorthwest NW
NairobiFri 5:34 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 8:34 AM2082 km1293 miles1124 nmEast-southeast ESE
Addis AbabaFri 5:34 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaFri 5:34 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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