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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 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 54' South, Longitude: 49° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 22.9"1004.51 miwest0° 11' 51.7"13.58 misouth1004.58 mi
24 hours11° 41' 00.1"808.10 mieast4° 45' 28.4"326.94 misouth870.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuFri 5:58 AM523 km325 miles282 nmNorthwest NW
KismayoFri 5:58 AM722 km449 miles390 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 6:58 AM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-southeast ESE
GalkayoFri 5:58 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamFri 5:58 AM1261 km784 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniFri 5:58 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiFri 5:58 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest W
DjiboutiFri 5:58 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaFri 5:58 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmNorthwest NW
AdenFri 5:58 AM1583 km983 miles855 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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