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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 3, 2012 at 3:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 82%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 3, 2012 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' North, Longitude: 3° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.56 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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' 59.2"969.64 miWest0° 07' 36.2"8.71 miSouth969.97 mi
24 hours11° 07' 34.2"742.39 miEast3° 21' 27.8"230.83 miSouth782.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TimbuktuMon 3:34 AM189 km118 miles102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OuahigouyaMon 3:34 AM251 km156 miles136 nmSoutheast SE
KoutialaMon 3:34 AM364 km226 miles197 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KoudougouMon 3:34 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OuagadougouMon 3:34 AM416 km258 miles224 nmSoutheast SE
DoriMon 3:34 AM442 km275 miles239 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bobo-DioulassoMon 3:34 AM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth S
SikassoMon 3:34 AM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BamakoMon 3:34 AM530 km329 miles286 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fada N'gourmaMon 3:34 AM585 km363 miles316 nmSoutheast SE

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