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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: 23%
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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 45' South
Longitude: 37° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.39 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 27' 59.4"983.21 miwest0° 11' 00.2"12.61 misouth983.00 mi
24 hours13° 13' 23.7"898.73 mieast4° 07' 12.0"283.24 misouth935.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MzuzuSun 7:26 AM369 km229 miles199 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamSun 8:26 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LilongweSun 7:26 AM527 km327 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
NampulaSun 7:26 AM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaSun 8:26 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zanzibar CitySun 8:26 AM547 km340 miles295 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BlantyreSun 7:26 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSun 8:26 AM663 km412 miles358 nmEast E
MombasaSun 8:26 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduSun 8:26 AM789 km490 miles426 nmEast-southeast ESE

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