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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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 50' South, Longitude: 48° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.12 meters/second, 1606.0 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.2 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 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 59.8"997.86 miwest0° 11' 48.9"13.53 misouth997.77 mi
24 hours12° 20' 34.8"849.43 mieast4° 36' 38.7"316.88 misouth902.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 7:48 AM771 km479 miles416 nmEast E
MutsamuduSat 6:48 AM839 km521 miles453 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouSat 6:48 AM853 km530 miles461 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSat 6:48 AM875 km544 miles473 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniSat 6:48 AM892 km554 miles481 nmSouthwest SW
KismayoSat 6:48 AM905 km562 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuSat 6:48 AM943 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaSat 6:48 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSat 6:48 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmWest W
NairobiSat 6:48 AM1403 km872 miles757 nmWest-northwest WNW
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