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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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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
MongoFri 6:36 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BiraoFri 6:36 PM317 km197 miles171 nmEast E
Kaga-BandoroFri 6:36 PM326 km203 miles176 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BriaFri 6:36 PM432 km269 miles233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouFri 6:36 PM447 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
AbéchéFri 6:36 PM451 km280 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BambariFri 6:36 PM460 km286 miles249 nmSouth S
BozoumFri 6:36 PM553 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
MoussoroFri 6:36 PM562 km349 miles303 nmNorthwest NW
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