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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:44:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.0"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.3"||969.21 mi||west||0° 07' 32.7"||8.65 mi||south||969.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 53.1"||742.43 mi||east||3° 20' 09.2"||229.35 mi||south||782.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Agadez||Mon 3:44 AM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm|| N|
|Zinder||Mon 3:44 AM||212 km||131 miles||114 nm|| SSE|
|Maradi||Mon 3:44 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Mon 3:44 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| S|
|Kaduna||Mon 3:44 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| S|
|Niamey||Mon 3:44 AM||661 km||410 miles||357 nm|| WSW|
|Abuja||Mon 3:44 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Mon 3:44 AM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm|| ESE|
|Parakou||Mon 3:44 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| SW|
|Kara||Mon 2:44 AM||978 km||607 miles||528 nm|| SW|
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