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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 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
AbéchéTue 3:34 AM204 km127 miles110 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BiraoTue 3:34 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSoutheast SE
MongoTue 3:34 AM303 km189 miles164 nmWest W
Al-FashirTue 5:34 AM454 km282 miles245 nmEast-northeast ENE
SarhTue 3:34 AM470 km292 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
FadaTue 3:34 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorth N
MoussoroTue 3:34 AM567 km352 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kaga-BandoroTue 3:34 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BriaTue 3:34 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth S
Faya-LargeauTue 3:34 AM693 km431 miles374 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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