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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: 74%

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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 58' North, Longitude: 9° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.89 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 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' 09.2"0.17 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.6"983.91 miwest0° 09' 11.4"10.53 misouth984.25 mi
24 hours11° 01' 27.4"746.08 mieast3° 55' 56.2"270.28 misouth798.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KanoTue 4:24 AM92 km57 miles50 nmWest W
ZinderTue 4:24 AM207 km129 miles112 nmNorth N
ZariaTue 4:24 AM207 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
KadunaTue 4:24 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiTue 4:24 AM297 km185 miles160 nmNorthwest NW
AbujaTue 4:24 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouthwest SW
JalingoTue 4:24 AM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaiduguriTue 4:24 AM414 km257 miles223 nmEast E
SokotoTue 4:24 AM463 km288 miles250 nmWest-northwest WNW
MakurdiTue 4:24 AM477 km297 miles258 nmSouth S
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