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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 3:34:00 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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' North, Longitude: 18° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.31 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' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.7"996.00 miWest0° 10' 28.4"12.00 miSouth996.28 mi
24 hours11° 03' 29.1"757.45 miEast4° 22' 36.8"300.76 miSouth818.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhWed 4:34 AM126 km78 miles68 nmNorth N
Kaga-BandoroWed 4:34 AM154 km95 miles83 nmSoutheast SE
MoundouWed 4:34 AM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
BozoumWed 4:34 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSouthwest SW
BambariWed 4:34 AM367 km228 miles198 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiWed 4:34 AM405 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
BimboWed 4:34 AM416 km259 miles225 nmSouth S
BriaWed 4:34 AM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-southeast ESE
MongoWed 4:34 AM464 km289 miles251 nmNorth N
BerbératiWed 4:34 AM495 km308 miles268 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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