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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: 33%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 13:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 07' South
Longitude: 46° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.86 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"1001.85 miwest0° 11' 40.8"13.38 minorth1002.06 mi
24 hours11° 16' 40.8"778.15 mieast4° 39' 10.9"319.73 minorth842.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuTue 4:32 PM687 km427 miles371 nmNorth N
MombasaTue 4:32 PM717 km445 miles387 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityTue 4:32 PM801 km498 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamTue 4:32 PM815 km506 miles440 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniTue 4:32 PM890 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduTue 4:32 PM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouTue 4:32 PM963 km599 miles520 nmSouth S
VictoriaTue 5:32 PM1036 km644 miles560 nmEast E
NairobiTue 4:32 PM1082 km672 miles584 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaTue 4:32 PM1174 km729 miles634 nmWest-southwest WSW
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