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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
NdjamenaThu 11:32 PM927 km576 miles501 nmSouth S
AgadezThu 11:32 PM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-southwest WSW
KanoThu 11:32 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliThu 11:32 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AbujaThu 11:32 PM1576 km980 miles851 nmSouthwest SW
NiameyThu 11:32 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmWest-southwest WSW
VallettaThu 11:32 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorth N
BanguiThu 11:32 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmSouth S
KhartoumFri 1:32 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlexandriaFri 12:32 AM1822 km1132 miles984 nmNortheast NE
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