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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 06:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' South, Longitude: 31° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.93 meters/second, 1551.3 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.07 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 38.5"963.68 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 misouth963.38 mi
24 hours14° 09' 58.9"946.25 mieast3° 14' 12.7"222.58 misouth964.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChipataMon 8:46 AM214 km133 miles116 nmNortheast NE
LilongweMon 8:46 AM292 km182 miles158 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareMon 8:46 AM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth S
KabweMon 8:46 AM314 km195 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChitungwizaMon 8:46 AM325 km202 miles176 nmSouth S
LusakaMon 8:46 AM327 km203 miles176 nmWest W
NdolaMon 8:46 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW
BlantyreMon 8:46 AM406 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweMon 8:46 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNorthwest NW
MutareMon 8:46 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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