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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 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' North, Longitude: 16° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 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' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.6"940.90 miwest0° 02' 29.9"2.86 misouth941.03 mi
24 hours11° 39' 47.7"756.29 mieast1° 26' 02.3"98.65 misouth766.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BardaïThu 11:32 PM133 km82 miles72 nmNortheast NE
Faya-LargeauThu 11:32 PM411 km255 miles222 nmSoutheast SE
FadaThu 11:32 PM671 km417 miles362 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoussoroThu 11:32 PM750 km466 miles405 nmSouth S
AbéchéThu 11:32 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSoutheast SE
NdjamenaThu 11:32 PM927 km576 miles501 nmSouth S
ArlitThu 11:32 PM943 km586 miles509 nmWest W
AgadezThu 11:32 PM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
MongoThu 11:32 PM948 km589 miles512 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KanoThu 11:32 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouthwest SW
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