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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: 33%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 09' South, Longitude: 24° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.80 meters/second, 1604.9 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 misouth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 29' 53.1"997.15 miwest0° 11' 47.3"13.50 misouth997.05 mi
24 hours12° 23' 38.0"852.43 mieast4° 35' 25.9"315.50 misouth904.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiSat 7:26 AM148 km92 miles80 nmWest W
TshikapaSat 7:26 AM458 km284 miles247 nmWest W
LucapaSat 6:26 AM525 km326 miles284 nmWest-southwest WSW
BujumburaSat 7:26 AM580 km360 miles313 nmEast-northeast ENE
BukavuSat 7:26 AM593 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE
RutanaSat 7:26 AM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
GitegaSat 7:26 AM632 km393 miles341 nmEast-northeast ENE
NgoziSat 7:26 AM652 km405 miles352 nmEast-northeast ENE
RuyigiSat 7:26 AM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
ButareSat 7:26 AM664 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
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