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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 3:32:00 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: 65%

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 03:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' North, Longitude: 18° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.30 meters/second, 1603.1 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"995.99 miWest0° 10' 28.3"11.99 miSouth996.27 mi
24 hours11° 03' 28.5"757.43 miEast4° 22' 35.0"300.73 miSouth818.03 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 4:32 AM124 km77 miles67 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SarhWed 4:32 AM130 km81 miles70 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoundouWed 4:32 AM298 km185 miles161 nmWest-northwest WNW
BozoumWed 4:32 AM320 km199 miles173 nmSouthwest SW
BambariWed 4:32 AM331 km205 miles178 nmSoutheast SE
BriaWed 4:32 AM397 km247 miles215 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiWed 4:32 AM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
BimboWed 4:32 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
MongoWed 4:32 AM461 km286 miles249 nmNorth N
BiraoWed 4:32 AM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE

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