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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: 100%

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 Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' North, Longitude: 18° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.71 meters/second, 1514.5 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"940.85 miwest0° 02' 28.9"2.85 misouth940.98 mi
24 hours11° 39' 50.9"756.31 mieast1° 25' 39.9"98.22 misouth766.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïThu 11:22 PM195 km121 miles105 nmWest-northwest WNW
Faya-LargeauThu 11:22 PM281 km174 miles152 nmSouth S
FadaThu 11:22 PM475 km295 miles257 nmSoutheast SE
KufraThu 11:22 PM638 km396 miles344 nmNortheast NE
AbéchéThu 11:22 PM766 km476 miles414 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoussoroThu 11:22 PM783 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MongoThu 11:22 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouth S
NdjamenaThu 11:22 PM995 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KanoThu 11:22 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliThu 11:22 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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