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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 59' North, Longitude: 15° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.35 meters/second, 1603.3 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"996.16 miwest0° 10' 29.0"12.01 misouth996.44 mi
24 hours11° 03' 32.9"757.65 mieast4° 22' 48.9"301.01 misouth818.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoundouWed 4:46 AM130 km81 miles70 nmEast-northeast ENE
NgaoundéréWed 4:46 AM178 km111 miles96 nmWest-southwest WSW
GarouaWed 4:46 AM234 km145 miles126 nmNorthwest NW
BozoumWed 4:46 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
MarouaWed 4:46 AM301 km187 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SarhWed 4:46 AM389 km242 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
BertouaWed 4:46 AM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JalingoWed 4:46 AM419 km260 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW
BerbératiWed 4:46 AM419 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
NdjamenaWed 4:46 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNorth N
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