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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: 14%

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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 05:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 52° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.47 meters/second, 1553.3 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.09 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.2"964.95 miwest0° 09' 23.6"10.76 misouth964.66 mi
24 hours14° 06' 43.6"943.72 mieast3° 18' 02.1"226.98 misouth963.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaMon 8:16 AM486 km302 miles262 nmNorthwest NW
ToamasinaMon 8:16 AM527 km327 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisMon 9:16 AM719 km447 miles388 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoMon 8:16 AM734 km456 miles396 nmSouthwest SW
Port LouisMon 9:16 AM762 km474 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeMon 8:16 AM839 km522 miles453 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouMon 8:16 AM864 km537 miles467 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduMon 8:16 AM971 km603 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniMon 8:16 AM1105 km687 miles597 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaMon 9:16 AM1163 km723 miles628 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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