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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 7, 2012 at 4:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 13' South, Longitude: 26° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.00 meters/second, 1616.4 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' 18.8"1004.27 miWest0° 11' 52.6"13.60 miSouth1004.32 mi
24 hours11° 43' 04.3"810.35 miEast4° 45' 24.6"326.85 miSouth872.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KinduFri 6:32 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KisanganiFri 6:32 AM242 km150 miles131 nmNorthwest NW
BukavuFri 6:32 AM296 km184 miles160 nmEast-southeast ESE
GomaFri 6:32 AM303 km188 miles163 nmEast E
RuhengeriFri 6:32 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast E
GitaramaFri 6:32 AM372 km231 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
ButareFri 6:32 AM390 km242 miles210 nmEast-southeast ESE
BujumburaFri 6:32 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliFri 6:32 AM402 km250 miles217 nmEast-southeast ESE
NgoziFri 6:32 AM413 km256 miles223 nmEast-southeast ESE

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