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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 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 03' South, Longitude: 38° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.04 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 misouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.1"1004.36 miwest0° 11' 52.2"13.59 misouth1004.42 mi
24 hours11° 41' 58.6"809.14 mieast4° 45' 27.0"326.89 misouth871.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GarissaFri 6:42 AM158 km98 miles85 nmEast-northeast ENE
NairobiFri 6:42 AM173 km108 miles93 nmWest W
NakuruFri 6:42 AM267 km166 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
ArushaFri 6:42 AM318 km198 miles172 nmSouthwest SW
MombasaFri 6:42 AM363 km225 miles196 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KismayoFri 6:42 AM472 km294 miles255 nmEast E
MbaleFri 6:42 AM521 km324 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CityFri 6:42 AM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth S
MwanzaFri 6:42 AM628 km390 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW
DodomaFri 6:42 AM636 km395 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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