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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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 08' South
Longitude: 32° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.02 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 19.9"1004.38 miwest0° 11' 52.4"13.60 misouth1004.44 mi
24 hours11° 42' 33.5"809.84 mieast4° 45' 25.8"326.89 misouth871.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukobaFri 7:08 AM35 km22 miles19 nmSouthwest SW
EntebbeFri 7:08 AM140 km87 miles75 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KampalaFri 7:08 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MwanzaFri 7:08 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KigaliFri 6:08 AM240 km149 miles130 nmWest-southwest WSW
MuyingaFri 6:08 AM269 km167 miles145 nmSouthwest SW
GitaramaFri 6:08 AM278 km172 miles150 nmWest-southwest WSW
ButareFri 6:08 AM305 km189 miles164 nmWest-southwest WSW
GitegaFri 6:08 AM347 km216 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
LiraFri 7:08 AM386 km240 miles208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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