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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
AgadezMon 3:24 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
KanoMon 3:24 AM598 km371 miles323 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiMon 3:24 AM648 km402 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaMon 3:24 AM795 km494 miles429 nmSouthwest SW
MoundouMon 3:24 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbujaMon 3:24 AM922 km573 miles498 nmSouthwest SW
SarhMon 3:24 AM927 km576 miles501 nmSoutheast SE
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