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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 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 52' South, Longitude: 50° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.41 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.08 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.2"964.75 miwest0° 09' 22.7"10.75 misouth964.46 mi
24 hours14° 07' 05.4"943.94 mieast3° 17' 36.8"226.48 misouth963.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaMon 8:26 AM316 km196 miles171 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToamasinaMon 8:26 AM384 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MahajangaMon 8:26 AM464 km288 miles251 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoMon 8:26 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouMon 8:26 AM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeMon 8:26 AM667 km415 miles360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduMon 8:26 AM729 km453 miles393 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniMon 8:26 AM789 km490 miles426 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisMon 9:26 AM845 km525 miles456 nmSoutheast SE
MoroniMon 8:26 AM863 km536 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW

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