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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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 44' North, Longitude: 42° 52' 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' 23.6"1005.73 miwest0° 11' 28.6"13.14 minorth1005.79 mi
24 hours10° 54' 42.3"754.77 mieast4° 28' 47.1"307.83 minorth814.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KismayoWed 5:32 PM125 km78 miles68 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuWed 5:32 PM311 km193 miles168 nmEast-northeast ENE
GarissaWed 5:32 PM382 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
MombasaWed 5:32 PM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NairobiWed 5:32 PM709 km441 miles383 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruWed 5:32 PM765 km475 miles413 nmWest W
GalkayoWed 5:32 PM839 km521 miles453 nmNortheast NE
Zanzibar CityWed 5:32 PM864 km537 miles467 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamWed 5:32 PM924 km574 miles499 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamaWed 5:32 PM952 km591 miles514 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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