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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 3:34:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 74%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 57' North, Longitude: 7° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.93 meters/second, 1583.7 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 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"0.18 miSouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 21.7"983.93 miWest0° 09' 11.9"10.54 miSouth984.26 mi
24 hours11° 01' 26.5"746.07 miEast3° 56' 07.5"270.48 miSouth798.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GusauTue 4:34 AM63 km39 miles34 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZariaTue 4:34 AM112 km70 miles61 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoTue 4:34 AM144 km90 miles78 nmEast E
KadunaTue 4:34 AM160 km100 miles87 nmSouth S
MaradiTue 4:34 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth N
SokotoTue 4:34 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZinderTue 4:34 AM282 km175 miles152 nmNortheast NE
AbujaTue 4:34 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouth S
KandiTue 4:34 AM475 km295 miles256 nmWest W
MakurdiTue 4:34 AM488 km303 miles263 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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