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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 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 14° 09' 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' 05.6"0.11 misouth937.70 mi
24 hours11° 43' 53.3"758.15 mieast0° 29' 15.2"33.54 misouth760.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SabhaWed 10:52 PM677 km421 miles366 nmNorth N
AgadezWed 10:52 PM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderWed 10:52 PM959 km596 miles518 nmSouthwest SW
NdjamenaWed 10:52 PM981 km609 miles530 nmSouth S
KanoWed 10:52 PM1156 km718 miles624 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TripoliWed 10:52 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmNorth N
AbujaWed 10:52 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NiameyWed 10:52 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmWest-southwest WSW
VallettaWed 10:52 PM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth N
TunisWed 10:52 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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