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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 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
LuenaSun 7:26 AM334 km208 miles180 nmWest-southwest WSW
LucapaSun 7:26 AM361 km224 miles195 nmNorthwest NW
MonguSun 8:26 AM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth S
LubumbashiSun 8:26 AM512 km318 miles277 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiSun 8:26 AM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth N
TshikapaSun 8:26 AM547 km340 miles296 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitweSun 8:26 AM621 km386 miles335 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaSun 8:26 AM669 km416 miles361 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueSun 7:26 AM695 km432 miles376 nmSouthwest SW
KabweSun 8:26 AM722 km449 miles390 nmEast-southeast ESE
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