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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: 95%
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 Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 57' North
Longitude: 5° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.12 meters/second, 1519.6 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.6"944.02 miwest0° 03' 23.5"3.89 misouth944.20 mi
24 hours11° 31' 17.2"749.33 mieast1° 46' 26.9"122.04 misouth763.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezSat 2:20 AM427 km265 miles230 nmSoutheast SE
MaradiSat 2:20 AM736 km458 miles398 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ZinderSat 2:20 AM779 km484 miles420 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameySat 2:20 AM795 km494 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
In SalahSat 2:20 AM857 km532 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KanoSat 2:20 AM940 km584 miles507 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KandiSat 2:20 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuagadougouSat 1:20 AM1120 km696 miles605 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaSat 2:20 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmSouth S
NdjamenaSat 2:20 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmSoutheast SE
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