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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 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 09' South
Longitude: 24° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.75 meters/second, 1550.7 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.06 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 25' 35.7"963.34 miwest0° 09' 13.0"10.56 misouth963.05 mi
24 hours14° 11' 03.5"947.17 mieast3° 12' 55.1"221.12 misouth965.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaMon 9:16 AM451 km280 miles244 nmEast E
KitweMon 9:16 AM516 km320 miles279 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiMon 9:16 AM533 km331 miles288 nmNortheast NE
NdolaMon 9:16 AM546 km339 miles295 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Mon 9:16 AM554 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownMon 9:16 AM759 km471 miles410 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HarareMon 9:16 AM800 km497 miles432 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboMon 8:16 AM940 km584 miles507 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mbuji-MayiMon 9:16 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmNorth N
LilongweMon 9:16 AM1052 km653 miles568 nmEast E
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