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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 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 14:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 57' South, Longitude: 34° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 15.3"1002.10 miwest0° 11' 40.9"13.38 minorth1002.31 mi
24 hours11° 15' 43.1"777.20 mieast4° 39' 01.7"319.55 minorth841.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MwanzaTue 5:22 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorthwest NW
ArushaTue 5:22 PM301 km187 miles162 nmEast-northeast ENE
DodomaTue 5:22 PM310 km193 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
RuyigiTue 4:22 PM423 km263 miles229 nmWest W
MuyingaTue 4:22 PM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
NairobiTue 5:22 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNortheast NE
RutanaTue 4:22 PM448 km279 miles242 nmWest W
RwamaganaTue 4:22 PM456 km284 miles246 nmWest-northwest WNW
GitegaTue 4:22 PM459 km285 miles248 nmWest W
NakuruTue 5:22 PM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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