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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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 56' South
Longitude: 22° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.29 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 54.1"982.51 miwest0° 10' 57.2"12.55 misouth982.29 mi
24 hours13° 15' 37.0"900.69 mieast4° 05' 34.4"281.38 misouth936.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiSun 8:26 AM512 km318 miles277 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiSun 8:26 AM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth N
KitweSun 8:26 AM621 km386 miles335 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaSun 8:26 AM669 km416 miles361 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaSun 8:26 AM770 km479 miles416 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboSun 7:26 AM802 km498 miles433 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rundu *Sun 8:26 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuandaSun 7:26 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmWest-northwest WNW
BujumburaSun 8:26 AM1102 km685 miles595 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaSun 7:26 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmNorthwest NW
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