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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: 34%

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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 42' South, Longitude: 58° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.25 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 02.5"998.07 miwest0° 11' 49.5"13.54 misouth997.99 mi
24 hours12° 19' 21.0"848.16 mieast4° 37' 06.9"317.40 misouth901.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 7:08 AM335 km208 miles181 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 9:08 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmEast E
Port LouisSat 7:08 AM1603 km996 miles865 nmSouth S
MogadishuSat 6:08 AM1673 km1040 miles904 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 7:08 AM1707 km1061 miles922 nmSouth S
MoroniSat 6:08 AM1779 km1106 miles961 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 6:08 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmSouthwest SW
MaleSat 8:08 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSat 6:08 AM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmWest W
NairobiSat 6:08 AM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmWest W

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