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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 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 47' South
Longitude: 52° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.17 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.8"997.97 miwest0° 11' 49.1"13.54 misouth997.89 mi
24 hours12° 20' 05.2"848.94 mieast4° 36' 50.0"317.10 misouth902.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 7:32 AM354 km220 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuSat 6:32 AM1173 km729 miles634 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 6:32 AM1199 km745 miles648 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamSat 6:32 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 6:32 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSat 7:32 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisSat 7:32 AM1701 km1057 miles919 nmSouth S
NairobiSat 6:32 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaSat 6:32 AM1853 km1151 miles1000 nmWest W
DjiboutiSat 6:32 AM2181 km1355 miles1177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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