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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 03:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 59' South
Longitude: 43° 12' 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' 21.9"1004.47 miwest0° 11' 52.0"13.59 misouth1004.53 mi
24 hours11° 41' 31.9"808.70 mieast4° 45' 27.7"326.93 misouth870.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuFri 6:22 AM411 km255 miles222 nmNortheast NE
MombasaFri 6:22 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiFri 6:22 AM711 km442 miles384 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 6:22 AM725 km450 miles391 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamFri 6:22 AM777 km483 miles420 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NakuruFri 6:22 AM796 km495 miles430 nmWest W
DodomaFri 6:22 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniFri 6:22 AM1181 km734 miles638 nmSouth S
KampalaFri 6:22 AM1190 km740 miles643 nmWest W
Addis AbabaFri 6:22 AM1211 km753 miles654 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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