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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
Faya-LargeauWed 10:52 PM618 km384 miles333 nmEast-southeast ESE
SabhaWed 10:52 PM677 km421 miles366 nmNorth N
ArlitWed 10:52 PM748 km465 miles404 nmWest-southwest WSW
AgadezWed 10:52 PM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoussoroWed 10:52 PM844 km524 miles456 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FadaWed 10:52 PM886 km550 miles478 nmEast-southeast ESE
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
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