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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: 98%

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 Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 16° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"937.69 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth937.70 mi
24 hours11° 43' 53.4"758.15 mieast0° 28' 51.8"33.10 misouth760.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïWed 10:42 PM65 km41 miles35 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauWed 10:42 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSoutheast SE
FadaWed 10:42 PM672 km417 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
MoussoroWed 10:42 PM806 km501 miles435 nmSouth S
AbéchéWed 10:42 PM907 km564 miles490 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdjamenaWed 10:42 PM989 km615 miles534 nmSouth S
ArlitWed 10:42 PM991 km616 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
MongoWed 10:42 PM993 km617 miles536 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AgadezWed 10:42 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoWed 10:42 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmSouthwest SW
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