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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: 44%
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 04:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 1° 13' South
Longitude: 26° 15' 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' 18.7"1004.33 miwest0° 11' 52.6"13.60 misouth1004.39 mi
24 hours11° 43' 06.0"810.44 mieast4° 45' 24.4"326.87 misouth872.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiFri 6:32 AM225 km140 miles122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukavuFri 6:32 AM322 km200 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
GitaramaFri 6:32 AM401 km249 miles216 nmEast-southeast ESE
ButareFri 6:32 AM417 km259 miles225 nmEast-southeast ESE
BujumburaFri 6:32 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliFri 6:32 AM431 km268 miles233 nmEast E
GitegaFri 6:32 AM477 km296 miles257 nmEast-southeast ESE
MuyingaFri 6:32 AM489 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mbuji-MayiFri 6:32 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KampalaFri 7:32 AM725 km450 miles391 nmEast-northeast ENE
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