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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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 50' North, Longitude: 3° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.50 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.6 miles/hour or 866.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.5"996.49 miwest0° 10' 31.2"12.05 misouth996.78 mi
24 hours11° 03' 47.7"758.18 mieast4° 23' 32.6"301.84 misouth819.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IbadanWed 5:34 AM74 km46 miles40 nmSoutheast SE
AbeokutaWed 5:34 AM75 km47 miles41 nmSouth S
SavéWed 5:34 AM105 km65 miles57 nmWest-northwest WNW
LagosWed 5:34 AM153 km95 miles83 nmSouth S
BohiconWed 5:34 AM166 km103 miles90 nmWest-southwest WSW
Porto NovoWed 5:34 AM173 km108 miles94 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParakouWed 5:34 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CotonouWed 5:34 AM195 km121 miles105 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AtakpaméWed 4:34 AM255 km159 miles138 nmWest W
SokodéWed 4:34 AM281 km175 miles152 nmWest-northwest WNW
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