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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 6:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 33%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 21' South, Longitude: 10° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 miSouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 49.0"996.63 miWest0° 11' 46.3"13.48 miSouth996.53 mi
24 hours12° 25' 29.5"854.19 miEast4° 34' 39.6"314.60 miSouth905.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaSat 7:26 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireSat 7:26 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNortheast NE
DolisieSat 7:26 AM323 km201 miles174 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSat 7:26 AM393 km244 miles212 nmSoutheast SE
UígeSat 7:26 AM502 km312 miles271 nmEast-southeast ESE
BrazzavilleSat 7:26 AM558 km347 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaSat 7:26 AM558 km347 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancevilleSat 7:26 AM612 km380 miles330 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port-GentilSat 7:26 AM656 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MalanjeSat 7:26 AM716 km445 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE

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