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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 = Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 2:44:00 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: 66%

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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' North, Longitude: 30° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.15 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.60 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.8"995.65 miWest0° 10' 26.1"11.95 miSouth995.93 mi
24 hours11° 03' 14.6"756.90 miEast4° 21' 50.6"299.88 miSouth817.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalakalWed 5:44 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
WauWed 5:44 AM265 km165 miles143 nmWest W
JubaWed 5:44 AM391 km243 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YambioWed 5:44 AM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OboWed 3:44 AM525 km326 miles283 nmSouthwest SW
Al-UbayyidWed 5:44 AM556 km345 miles300 nmNorth N
KostiWed 5:44 AM609 km378 miles329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuluWed 5:44 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraWed 5:44 AM713 km443 miles385 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JimmaWed 5:44 AM717 km446 miles387 nmEast E

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