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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, December 10, 2012 at 6:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 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° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.94 meters/second, 1551.4 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.07 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 25' 38.6"963.69 miWest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 miSouth963.40 mi
24 hours14° 09' 56.4"946.21 miEast3° 14' 15.6"222.64 miSouth964.54 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 AM196 km122 miles106 nmNortheast NE
LilongweMon 8:46 AM266 km165 miles144 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareMon 8:46 AM311 km193 miles168 nmSouth S
ChitungwizaMon 8:46 AM329 km205 miles178 nmSouth S
KabweMon 8:46 AM342 km213 miles185 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaMon 8:46 AM356 km221 miles192 nmWest W
BlantyreMon 8:46 AM377 km234 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaMon 8:46 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
KitweMon 8:46 AM440 km274 miles238 nmNorthwest NW
MutareMon 8:46 AM448 km278 miles242 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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