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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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 06' North
Longitude: 21° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.68 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.7 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' 21.1"983.44 miwest0° 09' 08.5"10.47 misouth983.77 mi
24 hours11° 01' 33.2"745.83 mieast3° 54' 51.8"269.05 misouth797.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirTue 5:34 AM454 km282 miles245 nmEast-northeast ENE
SarhTue 3:34 AM470 km292 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaTue 3:34 AM699 km434 miles377 nmWest W
MoundouTue 3:34 AM709 km441 miles383 nmWest-southwest WSW
WauTue 5:34 AM865 km537 miles467 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiTue 3:34 AM914 km568 miles493 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboTue 3:34 AM931 km579 miles503 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidTue 5:34 AM957 km595 miles517 nmEast E
KhartoumTue 5:34 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmEast-northeast ENE
JubaTue 5:34 AM1372 km853 miles741 nmSoutheast SE
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