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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 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 54' South
Longitude: 25° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.35 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.38 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 27' 55.1"982.63 miwest0° 10' 57.7"12.56 misouth982.41 mi
24 hours13° 15' 14.7"900.37 mieast4° 05' 50.9"281.69 misouth936.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiSun 8:16 AM257 km160 miles139 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweSun 8:16 AM385 km239 miles208 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaSun 8:16 AM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweSun 8:16 AM524 km326 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
MonguSun 8:16 AM536 km333 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mbuji-MayiSun 8:16 AM559 km348 miles302 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaSun 7:16 AM567 km352 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaSun 7:16 AM592 km368 miles320 nmWest W
LusakaSun 8:16 AM598 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KasamaSun 8:16 AM654 km406 miles353 nmEast E
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