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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 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' North, Longitude: 15° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.34 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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"996.07 miwest0° 10' 28.9"12.00 misouth996.35 mi
24 hours11° 03' 32.0"757.56 mieast4° 22' 46.1"300.94 misouth818.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoundouWed 4:44 AM70 km44 miles38 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BozoumWed 4:44 AM195 km121 miles105 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NgaoundéréWed 4:44 AM256 km159 miles138 nmWest-southwest WSW
GarouaWed 4:44 AM302 km188 miles163 nmWest-northwest WNW
SarhWed 4:44 AM312 km194 miles168 nmEast-northeast ENE
MarouaWed 4:44 AM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kaga-BandoroWed 4:44 AM388 km241 miles210 nmEast-southeast ESE
BerbératiWed 4:44 AM412 km256 miles223 nmSouth S
BertouaWed 4:44 AM445 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdjamenaWed 4:44 AM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth N
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