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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: 44%

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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 13:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 34' North, Longitude: 54° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.8"1005.72 miwest0° 11' 29.5"13.16 minorth1005.79 mi
24 hours10° 55' 12.8"755.38 mieast4° 29' 18.6"308.43 minorth814.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 5:42 PM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth S
MogadishuWed 4:42 PM1086 km675 miles586 nmWest W
AdenWed 4:42 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiWed 4:42 PM1788 km1111 miles966 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniWed 4:42 PM1869 km1162 miles1009 nmSouthwest SW
Dar es SalaamWed 4:42 PM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
SanaWed 4:42 PM2019 km1255 miles1090 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaWed 4:42 PM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmWest-northwest WNW
NairobiWed 4:42 PM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmWest W
MaleWed 6:42 PM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmEast-northeast ENE
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