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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 54' South, Longitude: 44° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.06 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 58.5"997.65 miwest0° 11' 48.6"13.53 misouth997.57 mi
24 hours12° 21' 10.0"849.95 mieast4° 36' 25.0"316.60 misouth902.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MombasaSat 7:08 AM525 km326 miles284 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSat 7:08 AM536 km333 miles289 nmWest-southwest WSW
Zanzibar CitySat 7:08 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest W
KismayoSat 7:08 AM634 km394 miles342 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 7:08 AM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth S
MutsamuduSat 7:08 AM695 km432 miles375 nmSouth S
FomboniSat 7:08 AM708 km440 miles382 nmSouth S
MamoutzouSat 7:08 AM773 km481 miles418 nmSouth S
GarissaSat 7:08 AM775 km482 miles419 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuSat 7:08 AM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth N
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