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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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' North, Longitude: 4° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.98 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 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' 21.8"984.10 miwest0° 09' 12.7"10.55 misouth984.44 mi
24 hours11° 01' 25.3"746.18 mieast3° 56' 21.7"270.77 misouth798.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SokotoTue 4:44 AM149 km92 miles80 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KandiTue 4:44 AM193 km120 miles104 nmWest-southwest WSW
NiameyTue 4:44 AM314 km195 miles170 nmNorthwest NW
MaradiTue 4:44 AM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParakouTue 4:44 AM353 km219 miles190 nmSouthwest SW
KadunaTue 4:44 AM355 km221 miles192 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZariaTue 4:44 AM361 km224 miles195 nmEast-southeast ESE
NatitingouTue 4:44 AM386 km240 miles209 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjougouTue 4:44 AM397 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaTue 4:44 AM421 km262 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
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