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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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 56' South, Longitude: 46° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.07 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.5 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' 22.6"1004.50 miwest0° 11' 51.8"13.59 misouth1004.56 mi
24 hours11° 41' 13.5"808.35 mieast4° 45' 28.1"326.93 misouth870.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuFri 6:08 AM358 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KismayoFri 6:08 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest W
GarissaFri 6:08 AM775 km481 miles418 nmWest W
MombasaFri 6:08 AM842 km523 miles455 nmWest-southwest WSW
GalkayoFri 6:08 AM858 km533 miles463 nmNorth N
Zanzibar CityFri 6:08 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 6:08 AM1039 km645 miles561 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaFri 7:08 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmEast-southeast ESE
NairobiFri 6:08 AM1088 km676 miles587 nmWest W
MoroniFri 6:08 AM1244 km773 miles672 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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