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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 these coordinates:
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
MoundouWed 4:34 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
BambariWed 4:34 AM390 km242 miles210 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiWed 4:34 AM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth S
BimboWed 4:34 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
BerbératiWed 4:34 AM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GarouaWed 4:34 AM522 km324 miles282 nmWest-northwest WNW
NdjamenaWed 4:34 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorthwest NW
MaiduguriWed 4:34 AM676 km420 miles365 nmNorthwest NW
YaoundéWed 4:34 AM849 km528 miles458 nmWest-southwest WSW
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