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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 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 41' North, Longitude: 37° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.39 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.05 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.5"962.60 miwest0° 06' 46.6"7.77 misouth962.92 mi
24 hours11° 17' 12.3"748.04 mieast3° 03' 20.2"210.10 misouth782.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KerenSun 1:38 AM115 km71 miles62 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AsmaraSun 1:38 AM185 km115 miles100 nmSoutheast SE
KassalaSun 1:38 AM211 km131 miles114 nmSouthwest SW
TeseneySun 1:38 AM219 km136 miles118 nmSouthwest SW
Port SudanSun 1:38 AM334 km207 miles180 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mek'eleSun 1:38 AM390 km242 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GondarSun 1:38 AM453 km281 miles245 nmSouth S
LalibelaSun 1:38 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Khamis MushaitSun 1:38 AM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-northeast ENE
JeddahSun 1:38 AM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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