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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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 48' North, Longitude: 7° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.18 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 32' 22.4"984.57 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 misouth984.90 mi
24 hours11° 01' 20.5"746.43 mieast3° 57' 25.4"271.98 misouth798.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoTue 4:34 AM103 km64 miles56 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SikassoTue 4:34 AM217 km135 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoutialaTue 4:34 AM241 km150 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
KorhogoTue 4:34 AM337 km209 miles182 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoTue 4:34 AM368 km229 miles199 nmEast E
NzérékoréTue 4:34 AM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManTue 4:34 AM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth S
KoiduTue 4:34 AM508 km316 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
DabakalaTue 4:34 AM515 km320 miles278 nmSoutheast SE
BouakéTue 4:34 AM534 km332 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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