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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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 01' North, Longitude: 5° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.17 meters/second, 1595.4 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 33' 04.9"991.20 miwest0° 09' 37.5"11.03 minorth991.02 mi
24 hours10° 49' 04.6"736.92 mieast3° 35' 51.8"247.30 minorth772.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KadunaFri 7:36 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbujaFri 7:36 PM255 km158 miles137 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZariaFri 7:36 PM280 km174 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
KandiFri 7:36 PM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParakouFri 7:36 PM310 km193 miles168 nmWest-southwest WSW
IbadanFri 7:36 PM334 km208 miles180 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SokotoFri 7:36 PM337 km209 miles182 nmNorth N
SavéFri 7:36 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouthwest SW
AbeokutaFri 7:36 PM387 km240 miles209 nmSouthwest SW
KanoFri 7:36 PM408 km253 miles220 nmEast-northeast ENE

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