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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' North, Longitude: 10° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.30 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 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 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.0"969.11 miwest0° 07' 31.8"8.63 misouth969.44 mi
24 hours11° 07' 57.0"742.42 mieast3° 19' 53.2"229.04 misouth782.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZinderMon 3:34 AM231 km144 miles125 nmSouthwest SW
AgadezMon 3:34 AM304 km189 miles164 nmNorthwest NW
MaradiMon 3:34 AM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoMon 3:34 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitMon 3:34 AM482 km300 miles260 nmNorthwest NW
MaiduguriMon 3:34 AM501 km311 miles271 nmSoutheast SE
ZariaMon 3:34 AM562 km349 miles304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoMon 3:34 AM610 km379 miles329 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaMon 3:34 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaMon 3:34 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSoutheast SE
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