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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: 55%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 20, 2012 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 41' North
Longitude: 14° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 33' 01.3"1001.57 miwest0° 10' 44.1"12.29 minorth1001.49 mi
24 hours10° 45' 52.0"740.98 mieast4° 06' 19.4"282.14 minorth789.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerbératiThu 6:14 PM214 km133 miles115 nmSoutheast SE
MoundouThu 6:14 PM363 km225 miles196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéThu 6:14 PM388 km241 miles209 nmWest-southwest WSW
GarouaThu 6:14 PM417 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BimboThu 6:14 PM462 km287 miles249 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiThu 6:14 PM474 km294 miles256 nmEast-southeast ESE
BamendaThu 6:14 PM482 km299 miles260 nmWest W
EbebiyínThu 6:14 PM526 km327 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
DoualaThu 6:14 PM562 km349 miles303 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhThu 6:14 PM575 km357 miles311 nmNortheast NE
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