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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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 59' North
Longitude: 15° 32' 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"996.15 miwest0° 10' 28.9"12.01 misouth996.43 mi
24 hours11° 03' 32.3"757.62 mieast4° 22' 47.0"300.98 misouth818.29 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 AM87 km54 miles47 nmNortheast NE
GarouaWed 4:44 AM277 km172 miles149 nmWest-northwest WNW
SarhWed 4:44 AM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
BerbératiWed 4:44 AM413 km256 miles223 nmSouth S
NdjamenaWed 4:44 AM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth N
JalingoWed 4:44 AM471 km293 miles254 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaiduguriWed 4:44 AM500 km310 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BimboWed 4:44 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
BanguiWed 4:44 AM521 km324 miles282 nmSoutheast SE
BambariWed 4:44 AM619 km384 miles334 nmEast-southeast ESE
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