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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 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 58' South, Longitude: 44° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.06 meters/second, 1616.6 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' 22.0"1004.48 miwest0° 11' 51.9"13.59 misouth1004.54 mi
24 hours11° 41' 26.6"808.60 mieast4° 45' 27.8"326.93 misouth870.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KismayoFri 6:18 AM193 km120 miles104 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuFri 6:18 AM358 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaFri 6:18 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest W
MombasaFri 6:18 AM604 km376 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
Zanzibar CityFri 6:18 AM796 km495 miles430 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiFri 6:18 AM818 km509 miles442 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamFri 6:18 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSouthwest SW
NakuruFri 6:18 AM904 km561 miles488 nmWest W
GalkayoFri 6:18 AM930 km578 miles502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DodomaFri 6:18 AM1098 km682 miles593 nmWest-southwest WSW
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