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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: 66%
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 Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 09' North
Longitude: 30° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.15 meters/second, 1602.6 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"995.72 miwest0° 10' 26.2"11.95 misouth996.01 mi
24 hours11° 03' 15.0"756.97 mieast4° 21' 51.7"299.92 misouth817.36 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 AM231 km144 miles125 nmNortheast NE
WauWed 5:44 AM236 km146 miles127 nmWest-southwest WSW
JubaWed 5:44 AM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YambioWed 5:44 AM438 km272 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidWed 5:44 AM556 km346 miles300 nmNorth N
KostiWed 5:44 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuluWed 5:44 AM644 km400 miles348 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraWed 5:44 AM725 km450 miles391 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-FashirWed 5:44 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumWed 5:44 AM866 km538 miles468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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