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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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' North, Longitude: 17° 58' 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"996.08 miwest0° 10' 28.5"12.00 misouth996.36 mi
24 hours11° 03' 29.4"757.51 mieast4° 22' 38.0"300.80 misouth818.13 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 AM134 km83 miles72 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kaga-BandoroWed 4:34 AM175 km109 miles95 nmSoutheast SE
MoundouWed 4:34 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
BozoumWed 4:34 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouthwest SW
BambariWed 4:34 AM390 km242 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiWed 4:34 AM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth S
BimboWed 4:34 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
MongoWed 4:34 AM469 km291 miles253 nmNorth N
BriaWed 4:34 AM474 km295 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
BerbératiWed 4:34 AM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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