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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 2:54:00 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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 08' North, Longitude: 27° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.18 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.4 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' 26.6"11.96 miSouth996.00 mi
24 hours11° 03' 17.4"757.01 miEast4° 21' 59.9"300.06 miSouth817.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauWed 5:54 AM49 km30 miles26 nmSouth S
OboWed 3:54 AM342 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YambioWed 5:54 AM397 km247 miles214 nmSouth S
MalakalWed 5:54 AM439 km273 miles237 nmEast-northeast ENE
JubaWed 5:54 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidWed 5:54 AM613 km381 miles331 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BiraoWed 3:54 AM613 km381 miles331 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al-FashirWed 5:54 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BriaWed 3:54 AM679 km422 miles366 nmWest-southwest WSW
KostiWed 5:54 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNortheast NE

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