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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 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 03' South, Longitude: 41° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 13.6"1001.95 miwest0° 11' 40.9"13.38 minorth1002.16 mi
24 hours11° 16' 17.6"777.77 mieast4° 39' 07.2"319.66 minorth842.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MombasaTue 4:52 PM179 km111 miles97 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityTue 4:52 PM329 km205 miles178 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamTue 4:52 PM378 km235 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
KismayoTue 4:52 PM432 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaTue 4:52 PM438 km272 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArushaTue 4:52 PM518 km322 miles280 nmWest W
NairobiTue 4:52 PM584 km363 miles315 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaTue 4:52 PM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruTue 4:52 PM713 km443 miles385 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuTue 4:52 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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