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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 4:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' South, Longitude: 65° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.77 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.10 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 25' 51.9"965.57 miWest0° 09' 27.9"10.85 miSouth965.28 mi
24 hours14° 04' 52.0"942.16 miEast3° 20' 10.2"229.40 miSouth962.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 8:26 AM584 km363 miles315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisMon 8:26 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaMon 10:26 AM1132 km704 miles611 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisMon 8:26 AM1242 km772 miles671 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 8:26 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 7:26 AM1944 km1208 miles1049 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 9:26 AM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 7:26 AM2405 km1494 miles1298 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 9:26 AM2834 km1761 miles1530 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MogadishuMon 7:26 AM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmNorthwest NW

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