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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: 75%
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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 08' North
Longitude: 23° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.64 meters/second, 1582.7 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 32' 20.9"983.34 miwest0° 09' 07.8"10.46 misouth983.68 mi
24 hours11° 01' 34.3"745.79 mieast3° 54' 38.7"268.80 misouth797.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauTue 5:24 AM664 km413 miles359 nmSoutheast SE
SarhTue 3:24 AM687 km427 miles371 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalakalTue 5:24 AM897 km557 miles484 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoundouTue 3:24 AM943 km586 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdjamenaTue 3:24 AM963 km598 miles520 nmWest W
KhartoumTue 5:24 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanguiTue 3:24 AM1041 km647 miles562 nmSouthwest SW
JubaTue 5:24 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmSoutheast SE
KampalaTue 5:24 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmSoutheast SE
YaoundéTue 3:24 AM1642 km1021 miles887 nmWest-southwest WSW
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