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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 MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 8° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.56 meters/second, 1510.4 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.3"938.27 miwest0° 01' 00.3"1.15 misouth938.32 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.6"754.18 mieast0° 50' 43.5"58.16 misouth758.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitFri 1:20 AM251 km156 miles135 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AgadezFri 1:20 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
ZinderFri 1:20 AM783 km486 miles423 nmSouth S
MaradiFri 1:20 AM823 km511 miles444 nmSouth S
In SalahFri 1:20 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNorthwest NW
KanoFri 1:20 AM979 km609 miles529 nmSouth S
NiameyFri 1:20 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaFri 1:20 AM1208 km750 miles652 nmSoutheast SE
AbujaFri 1:20 AM1297 km806 miles700 nmSouth S
OuagadougouFri 12:20 AM1404 km872 miles758 nmSouthwest SW
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