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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: 65%

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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 02' North, Longitude: 20° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.28 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.7"996.01 miwest0° 10' 28.0"11.99 misouth996.29 mi
24 hours11° 03' 26.5"757.40 mieast4° 22' 28.7"300.63 misouth817.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kaga-BandoroWed 4:24 AM176 km109 miles95 nmSouthwest SW
BriaWed 4:24 AM243 km151 miles131 nmSoutheast SE
SarhWed 4:24 AM252 km156 miles136 nmWest-northwest WNW
BambariWed 4:24 AM254 km158 miles137 nmSouth S
BiraoWed 4:24 AM363 km225 miles196 nmNortheast NE
BanguiWed 4:24 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboWed 4:24 AM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoundouWed 4:24 AM479 km297 miles258 nmWest W
BozoumWed 4:24 AM482 km299 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
MongoWed 4:24 AM495 km308 miles267 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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