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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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 47' North
Longitude: 38° 01' 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' 32.4"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.3"1005.72 miwest0° 11' 28.2"13.14 minorth1005.79 mi
24 hours10° 54' 30.4"754.53 mieast4° 28' 34.3"307.58 minorth813.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GarissaWed 5:52 PM227 km141 miles122 nmSoutheast SE
NakuruWed 5:52 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiWed 5:52 PM265 km165 miles143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleWed 5:52 PM429 km266 miles232 nmWest W
ArushaWed 5:52 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KismayoWed 5:52 PM519 km323 miles280 nmEast-southeast ESE
MombasaWed 5:52 PM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraWed 5:52 PM592 km368 miles320 nmWest-northwest WNW
KampalaWed 5:52 PM607 km377 miles328 nmWest W
EntebbeWed 5:52 PM624 km388 miles337 nmWest W
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