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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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 06' South, Longitude: 34° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 20.2"1004.33 miwest0° 11' 52.3"13.59 misouth1004.39 mi
24 hours11° 42' 20.0"809.53 mieast4° 45' 26.3"326.88 misouth871.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisumuFri 6:58 AM115 km72 miles62 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NakuruFri 6:58 AM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
MwanzaFri 6:58 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSouthwest SW
MbaleFri 6:58 AM243 km151 miles131 nmNorth N
EntebbeFri 6:58 AM259 km161 miles140 nmWest-northwest WNW
NairobiFri 6:58 AM261 km162 miles141 nmEast E
KampalaFri 6:58 AM263 km164 miles142 nmNorthwest NW
ArushaFri 6:58 AM350 km218 miles189 nmSoutheast SE
LiraFri 6:58 AM410 km255 miles222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MbararaFri 6:58 AM429 km266 miles232 nmWest W

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