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

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 51' North, Longitude: 19° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.39 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.53 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 33' 05.1"991.77 miwest0° 09' 40.5"11.08 minorth991.59 mi
24 hours10° 48' 46.3"736.99 mieast3° 37' 13.2"248.87 minorth773.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhFri 6:36 PM186 km116 miles100 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoundouFri 6:36 PM447 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
BambariFri 6:36 PM460 km286 miles249 nmSouth S
NdjamenaFri 6:36 PM587 km365 miles317 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiFri 6:36 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboFri 6:36 PM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirFri 8:36 PM724 km450 miles391 nmNortheast NE
BerbératiFri 6:36 PM769 km478 miles415 nmSouthwest SW
WauFri 8:36 PM919 km571 miles496 nmEast-southeast ESE
YaoundéFri 6:36 PM1142 km709 miles616 nmSouthwest SW

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