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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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 48° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.35 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 45.2"964.62 miwest0° 09' 21.8"10.73 misouth964.33 mi
24 hours14° 07' 27.2"944.23 mieast3° 17' 11.6"226.00 misouth963.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaMon 8:36 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirananaMon 8:36 AM315 km196 miles170 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaMon 8:36 AM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MamoutzouMon 8:36 AM391 km243 miles211 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 8:36 AM451 km280 miles243 nmSouth S
MutsamuduMon 8:36 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
FomboniMon 8:36 AM556 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeMon 8:36 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniMon 8:36 AM636 km395 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaMon 7:36 AM955 km593 miles515 nmWest W

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