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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: 24%

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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 28' South, Longitude: 58° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.06 meters/second, 1584.2 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.41 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 28' 07.2"984.23 miwest0° 11' 04.5"12.69 misouth984.02 mi
24 hours13° 10' 09.0"895.85 mieast4° 09' 30.9"285.88 misouth933.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 7:58 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSun 7:58 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSun 7:58 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoSun 6:58 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSun 9:58 AM1565 km973 miles845 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSun 6:58 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmWest W
MogadishuSun 6:58 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSun 6:58 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmWest W
MaleSun 8:58 AM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmNortheast NE
DodomaSun 6:58 AM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmWest W
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