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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 phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 23:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' North, Longitude: 15° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.82 meters/second, 1529.4 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.84 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.4"950.09 miwest0° 04' 48.8"5.52 misouth950.33 mi
24 hours11° 29' 27.5"752.11 mieast2° 19' 18.5"159.69 misouth773.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdjamenaSat 12:22 AM757 km470 miles409 nmSouth S
AgadezSat 12:22 AM851 km529 miles460 nmWest-southwest WSW
ZinderSat 12:22 AM918 km570 miles496 nmSouthwest SW
KanoSat 12:22 AM1091 km678 miles589 nmSouthwest SW
AbujaSat 12:22 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmSouthwest SW
TripoliSat 12:22 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
NiameySat 12:22 AM1577 km980 miles851 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanguiSat 12:22 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmSouth S
YaoundéSat 12:22 AM1729 km1075 miles934 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KhartoumSat 2:22 AM1820 km1131 miles982 nmEast E

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