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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: 93%

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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' North, Longitude: 7° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.94 meters/second, 1576.6 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.8"979.48 miwest0° 08' 46.2"10.05 misouth979.82 mi
24 hours11° 04' 18.7"746.12 mieast3° 46' 29.6"259.46 misouth794.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BamakoMon 2:34 AM45 km28 miles25 nmSouth S
KoutialaMon 2:34 AM282 km175 miles152 nmEast-southeast ESE
SikassoMon 2:34 AM316 km196 miles171 nmSoutheast SE
Bobo-DioulassoMon 2:34 AM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-southeast ESE
KorhogoMon 2:34 AM473 km294 miles255 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KoiduMon 2:34 AM588 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
NzérékoréMon 2:34 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouth S
OuahigouyaMon 2:34 AM605 km376 miles327 nmEast E
KoudougouMon 2:34 AM616 km383 miles333 nmEast E
TambacoundaMon 2:34 AM622 km386 miles336 nmWest W

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