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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
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
NdjamenaWed 10:42 PM989 km615 miles534 nmSouth S
AgadezWed 10:42 PM1003 km623 miles542 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoWed 10:42 PM1309 km813 miles707 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliWed 10:42 PM1367 km850 miles738 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaWed 10:42 PM1644 km1022 miles888 nmSouthwest SW
VallettaWed 10:42 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmNorth N
NiameyWed 10:42 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlexandriaWed 11:42 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
CairoWed 11:42 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNortheast NE
KhartoumThu 12:42 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmEast-southeast ESE

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