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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: 98%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 42' North
Longitude: 41° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.32 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.2"962.44 miwest0° 06' 45.4"7.75 misouth962.76 mi
24 hours11° 17' 20.8"748.08 mieast3° 02' 52.3"209.57 misouth782.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitSun 1:22 AM204 km127 miles110 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al HudaydahSun 1:22 AM245 km152 miles132 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SanaSun 1:22 AM300 km187 miles162 nmEast-southeast ESE
AsmaraSun 1:22 AM340 km211 miles184 nmWest-southwest WSW
KerenSun 1:22 AM370 km230 miles200 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ta'izzSun 1:22 AM421 km261 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
AssabSun 1:22 AM421 km262 miles228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mek'eleSun 1:22 AM433 km269 miles234 nmSouthwest SW
AdenSun 1:22 AM551 km342 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
TadjouraSun 1:22 AM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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