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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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 57' North, Longitude: 6° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.93 meters/second, 1583.8 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"984.01 miwest0° 09' 12.1"10.54 misouth984.34 mi
24 hours11° 01' 26.3"746.13 mieast3° 56' 09.0"270.52 misouth798.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZariaTue 4:34 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSoutheast SE
KadunaTue 4:34 AM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaradiTue 4:34 AM172 km107 miles93 nmNorth N
KanoTue 4:34 AM172 km107 miles93 nmEast E
SokotoTue 4:34 AM221 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
ZinderTue 4:34 AM303 km188 miles164 nmNortheast NE
AbujaTue 4:34 AM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth S
KandiTue 4:34 AM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
MakurdiTue 4:34 AM497 km309 miles268 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NiameyTue 4:34 AM552 km343 miles298 nmWest-northwest WNW
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