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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: 74%
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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 37' North
Longitude: 16° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 32' 45.9"977.99 miwest0° 08' 15.3"9.46 minorth977.75 mi
24 hours10° 59' 36.3"739.18 mieast2° 59' 38.5"205.87 minorth762.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaSat 7:36 PM207 km129 miles112 nmSouthwest SW
MaiduguriSat 7:36 PM384 km239 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
SarhSat 7:36 PM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouSat 7:36 PM559 km347 miles302 nmSouth S
GarouaSat 7:36 PM566 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ZinderSat 7:36 PM779 km484 miles421 nmWest W
KanoSat 7:36 PM852 km529 miles460 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezSat 7:36 PM956 km594 miles516 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaradiSat 7:36 PM983 km611 miles531 nmWest W
Al-FashirSat 9:36 PM992 km616 miles536 nmEast E
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