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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 55' North, Longitude: 4° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.98 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.0"984.05 miwest0° 09' 12.8"10.55 misouth984.39 mi
24 hours11° 01' 25.1"746.13 mieast3° 56' 24.3"270.80 misouth798.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KandiTue 4:46 AM148 km92 miles80 nmSouthwest SW
SokotoTue 4:46 AM183 km113 miles99 nmNortheast NE
NiameyTue 4:46 AM273 km170 miles147 nmNorthwest NW
ParakouTue 4:46 AM324 km201 miles175 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NatitingouTue 4:46 AM340 km211 miles184 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjougouTue 4:46 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouthwest SW
MaradiTue 4:46 AM377 km234 miles203 nmEast-northeast ENE
Fada N'gourmaTue 3:46 AM401 km249 miles217 nmWest W
KadunaTue 4:46 AM403 km251 miles218 nmEast-southeast ESE
KaraTue 3:46 AM406 km253 miles219 nmSouthwest SW

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