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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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 05' North
Longitude: 19° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.72 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.8 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 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.2"983.53 miwest0° 09' 09.1"10.48 misouth983.87 mi
24 hours11° 01' 32.0"745.88 mieast3° 55' 04.7"269.30 misouth797.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhTue 3:44 AM332 km206 miles179 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaTue 3:44 AM435 km270 miles235 nmWest W
MoundouTue 3:44 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
MaiduguriTue 3:44 AM643 km400 miles347 nmWest W
Al-FashirTue 5:44 AM705 km438 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanguiTue 3:44 AM855 km531 miles461 nmSouth S
BimboTue 3:44 AM868 km539 miles469 nmSouth S
BerbératiTue 3:44 AM936 km582 miles505 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoTue 3:44 AM1147 km713 miles619 nmWest W
YaoundéTue 3:44 AM1232 km765 miles665 nmSouthwest SW
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