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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 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' North, Longitude: 18° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.37 meters/second, 1596.1 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.8 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"991.64 miwest0° 09' 40.2"11.08 minorth991.46 mi
24 hours10° 48' 48.4"736.93 mieast3° 37' 04.0"248.67 minorth773.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SarhFri 6:44 PM82 km51 miles44 nmSouth S
MongoFri 6:44 PM260 km162 miles141 nmNorth N
MoundouFri 6:44 PM280 km174 miles151 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroFri 6:44 PM334 km207 miles180 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaFri 6:44 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNorthwest NW
MarouaFri 6:44 PM437 km272 miles236 nmWest W
BozoumFri 6:44 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoussoroFri 6:44 PM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BiraoFri 6:44 PM499 km310 miles269 nmEast E
AbéchéFri 6:44 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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