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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: 72%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 48' North, Longitude: 45° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.6"1005.50 miwest0° 11' 31.8"13.20 misouth1005.60 mi
24 hours11° 15' 21.4"778.56 mieast4° 38' 29.6"318.94 misouth840.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuThu 4:08 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KismayoThu 4:08 AM401 km249 miles216 nmWest-southwest WSW
GalkayoThu 4:08 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaThu 4:08 AM716 km445 miles387 nmWest W
MombasaThu 4:08 AM881 km547 miles476 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaThu 4:08 AM992 km616 miles535 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiThu 4:08 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamThu 4:08 AM1122 km697 miles606 nmSouthwest SW
Addis AbabaThu 4:08 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 5:08 AM1214 km754 miles656 nmEast-southeast ESE
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