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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: 13%

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 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 10' South, Longitude: 21° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.69 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 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' 34.8"963.20 miwest0° 09' 12.1"10.54 misouth962.91 mi
24 hours14° 11' 25.1"947.45 mieast3° 12' 29.0"220.62 misouth965.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguMon 9:26 AM157 km97 miles85 nmEast E
Rundu *Mon 9:26 AM366 km227 miles198 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuenaMon 8:26 AM421 km262 miles227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MenongueMon 8:26 AM432 km268 miles233 nmWest W
HuamboMon 8:26 AM695 km432 miles375 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaMon 9:26 AM709 km441 miles383 nmEast E
KabweMon 9:26 AM733 km456 miles396 nmEast E
LubumbashiMon 9:26 AM738 km459 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweMon 9:26 AM753 km468 miles406 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalanjeMon 8:26 AM851 km529 miles460 nmNorthwest NW
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