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

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' North, Longitude: 12° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.25 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.9"969.01 miwest0° 07' 31.1"8.62 misouth969.34 mi
24 hours11° 08' 00.9"742.42 mieast3° 19' 37.0"228.73 misouth782.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaiduguriMon 3:24 AM403 km250 miles217 nmSouth S
NdjamenaMon 3:24 AM445 km277 miles240 nmSoutheast SE
ZinderMon 3:24 AM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoussoroMon 3:24 AM449 km279 miles242 nmEast-southeast ESE
AgadezMon 3:24 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
MarouaMon 3:24 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoMon 3:24 AM598 km371 miles323 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiMon 3:24 AM648 km402 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArlitMon 3:24 AM678 km421 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW
Faya-LargeauMon 3:24 AM729 km453 miles394 nmEast-northeast ENE
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