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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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 03' South
Longitude: 33° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.99 meters/second, 1551.6 km/hour, 964.1 miles/hour or 837.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.07 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.6"963.88 miwest0° 09' 16.4"10.63 misouth963.59 mi
24 hours14° 09' 37.3"946.03 mieast3° 14' 38.4"223.09 misouth964.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LilongweMon 8:36 AM117 km73 miles63 nmNorth N
BlantyreMon 8:36 AM162 km101 miles87 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZombaMon 8:36 AM179 km111 miles96 nmEast-southeast ESE
MzuzuMon 8:36 AM398 km247 miles215 nmNorth N
HarareMon 8:36 AM419 km260 miles226 nmSouthwest SW
MutareMon 8:36 AM449 km279 miles243 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BeiraMon 8:36 AM543 km338 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LusakaMon 8:36 AM584 km363 miles316 nmWest W
NdolaMon 8:36 AM594 km369 miles321 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaMon 8:36 AM597 km371 miles323 nmEast E
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