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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 14:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 38' North, Longitude: 50° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 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' 32.4"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.5"1005.72 miwest0° 11' 29.1"13.15 minorth1005.79 mi
24 hours10° 55' 00.5"755.13 mieast4° 29' 06.1"308.19 minorth814.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuWed 5:02 PM556 km346 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoWed 5:02 PM742 km461 miles401 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VictoriaWed 6:02 PM829 km515 miles447 nmSoutheast SE
KismayoWed 5:02 PM852 km530 miles460 nmWest W
DjiboutiWed 5:02 PM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamWed 5:02 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmSouthwest SW
AdenWed 5:02 PM1464 km910 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiWed 5:02 PM1498 km931 miles809 nmWest W
MoroniWed 5:02 PM1560 km970 miles843 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Addis AbabaWed 5:02 PM1566 km973 miles846 nmNorthwest NW
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