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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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' North, Longitude: 16° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.76 meters/second, 1583.2 km/hour, 983.7 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' 32.4"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.4"983.63 miwest0° 09' 09.6"10.50 misouth983.96 mi
24 hours11° 01' 30.8"745.93 mieast3° 55' 17.5"269.54 misouth797.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaTue 3:54 AM172 km107 miles93 nmWest W
SarhTue 3:54 AM374 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaiduguriTue 3:54 AM379 km236 miles205 nmWest W
MoundouTue 3:54 AM390 km242 miles211 nmSouth S
GarouaTue 3:54 AM466 km290 miles252 nmSouthwest SW
JalingoTue 3:54 AM674 km419 miles364 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderTue 3:54 AM851 km529 miles460 nmWest-northwest WNW
BerbératiTue 3:54 AM866 km538 miles468 nmSouth S
BanguiTue 3:54 AM876 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoTue 3:54 AM883 km549 miles477 nmWest W
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