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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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 54' South, Longitude: 43° 46' 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"997.72 miwest0° 11' 48.6"13.53 misouth997.63 mi
24 hours12° 21' 12.0"850.04 mieast4° 36' 24.2"316.61 misouth902.93 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 AM498 km310 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamSat 7:08 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest-southwest WSW
Zanzibar CitySat 7:08 AM508 km315 miles274 nmWest W
KismayoSat 7:08 AM627 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniSat 7:08 AM640 km398 miles346 nmSouth S
MutsamuduSat 7:08 AM697 km433 miles376 nmSouth S
GarissaSat 7:08 AM757 km470 miles409 nmNorthwest NW
MamoutzouSat 7:08 AM778 km484 miles420 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaSat 7:08 AM889 km553 miles480 nmWest W
MogadishuSat 7:08 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNorth N
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