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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 = Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 1:44:00 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: 75%

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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' North, Longitude: 33° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.46 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.0 miles/hour or 854.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.38 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.5"982.88 miWest0° 09' 05.4"10.41 miSouth983.22 mi
24 hours11° 01' 39.6"745.54 miEast3° 53' 45.2"267.77 miSouth796.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KostiTue 4:44 AM166 km103 miles90 nmNorthwest NW
MalakalTue 4:44 AM383 km238 miles207 nmSouthwest SW
Bahir DarTue 4:44 AM390 km243 miles211 nmEast E
GondarTue 4:44 AM394 km245 miles213 nmEast E
KhartoumTue 4:44 AM400 km249 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al-UbayyidTue 4:44 AM410 km255 miles221 nmWest-northwest WNW
TeseneyTue 4:44 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
KassalaTue 4:44 AM450 km280 miles243 nmNortheast NE
NekemteTue 4:44 AM455 km283 miles246 nmSoutheast SE
LalibelaTue 4:44 AM564 km351 miles305 nmEast E

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