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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: 22%
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 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 07' South
Longitude: 8° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.98 meters/second, 1580.3 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.9"981.81 miwest0° 10' 54.1"12.49 misouth981.58 mi
24 hours13° 17' 50.7"902.66 mieast4° 03' 54.7"279.48 misouth938.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaSun 8:26 AM588 km365 miles317 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoSun 8:26 AM696 km433 miles376 nmSoutheast SE
CabindaSun 8:26 AM743 km462 miles401 nmNortheast NE
Pointe-NoireSun 8:26 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboSun 8:26 AM822 km511 miles444 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeSun 8:26 AM829 km515 miles448 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalanjeSun 8:26 AM889 km552 miles480 nmEast E
DolisieSun 8:26 AM898 km558 miles485 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSun 8:26 AM1071 km665 miles578 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 8:26 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmNortheast NE
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