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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 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 01' South
Longitude: 40° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 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' 21.4"1004.45 miwest0° 11' 52.1"13.59 misouth1004.51 mi
24 hours11° 41' 45.3"808.94 mieast4° 45' 27.4"326.92 misouth871.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GarissaFri 6:32 AM141 km88 miles76 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoFri 6:32 AM210 km130 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE
MombasaFri 6:32 AM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiFri 6:32 AM442 km274 miles238 nmWest W
ArushaFri 6:32 AM526 km327 miles284 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruFri 6:32 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 6:32 AM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuFri 6:32 AM610 km379 miles329 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamFri 6:32 AM662 km411 miles358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleFri 6:32 AM770 km479 miles416 nmWest-northwest WNW
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