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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 2:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 09' North, Longitude: 26° 36' East

The ground speed is currently 439.59 meters/second, 1582.5 kilometres/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.39 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.9"983.17 miWest0° 09' 07.2"10.45 miSouth983.50 mi
24 hours11° 01' 35.7"745.68 miEast3° 54' 24.3"268.51 miSouth797.13 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirTue 5:14 AM211 km131 miles114 nmNorthwest NW
Al-UbayyidTue 5:14 AM410 km255 miles221 nmEast-northeast ENE
BiraoTue 3:14 AM464 km288 miles251 nmWest-southwest WSW
WauTue 5:14 AM516 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MalakalTue 5:14 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbéchéTue 3:14 AM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
KostiTue 5:14 AM669 km416 miles361 nmEast E
KhartoumTue 5:14 AM747 km464 miles403 nmEast-northeast ENE
BriaTue 3:14 AM801 km498 miles433 nmSouthwest SW
YambioTue 5:14 AM862 km535 miles465 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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