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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' North, Longitude: 7° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.34 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.4 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"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.3"969.21 miwest0° 07' 32.6"8.65 misouth969.54 mi
24 hours11° 07' 53.0"742.43 mieast3° 20' 09.3"229.35 misouth782.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AgadezMon 3:44 AM173 km107 miles93 nmNorth N
ZinderMon 3:44 AM212 km131 miles114 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiMon 3:44 AM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArlitMon 3:44 AM373 km232 miles201 nmNorth N
KanoMon 3:44 AM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth S
SokotoMon 3:44 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouthwest SW
ZariaMon 3:44 AM482 km300 miles260 nmSouth S
KadunaMon 3:44 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth S
NiameyMon 3:44 AM661 km410 miles357 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbujaMon 3:44 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSouth S
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