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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 4:34:00 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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 48' North, Longitude: 7° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.18 meters/second, 1584.6 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.6 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"984.49 miWest0° 09' 15.5"10.61 miSouth984.83 mi
24 hours11° 01' 20.6"746.38 miEast3° 57' 23.9"271.93 miSouth798.84 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 AM118 km74 miles64 nmNorthwest NW
SikassoTue 4:34 AM189 km117 miles102 nmEast-southeast ESE
KoutialaTue 4:34 AM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-northeast ENE
KorhogoTue 4:34 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoTue 4:34 AM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-southeast ESE
NzérékoréTue 4:34 AM476 km296 miles257 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManTue 4:34 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth S
DabakalaTue 4:34 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSoutheast SE
BouakéTue 4:34 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoiduTue 4:34 AM530 km329 miles286 nmSouthwest SW

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