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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: 83%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 29' North, Longitude: 16° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.18 meters/second, 1559.5 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.6"968.79 miwest0° 07' 30.0"8.60 misouth969.12 mi
24 hours11° 08' 06.7"742.37 mieast3° 19' 12.4"228.25 misouth781.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoussoroMon 3:10 AM204 km127 miles110 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauMon 3:10 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNortheast NE
NdjamenaMon 3:10 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoMon 3:10 AM439 km273 miles237 nmSoutheast SE
AbéchéMon 3:10 AM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaiduguriMon 3:10 AM537 km334 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
FadaMon 3:10 AM582 km362 miles314 nmEast-northeast ENE
MarouaMon 3:10 AM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SarhMon 3:10 AM733 km455 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouMon 3:10 AM766 km476 miles414 nmSouth S
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