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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 07:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 12' South
Longitude: 19° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.63 meters/second, 1550.3 km/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.05 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.8"963.07 miwest0° 09' 11.2"10.53 misouth962.78 mi
24 hours14° 11' 46.6"947.73 mieast3° 12' 02.9"220.12 misouth965.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Mon 9:36 AM305 km190 miles165 nmSouth S
HuamboMon 8:36 AM467 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
LubangoMon 8:36 AM623 km387 miles336 nmWest W
Windhoek *Mon 9:36 AM847 km526 miles457 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuandaMon 8:36 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaMon 9:36 AM967 km601 miles522 nmEast E
LubumbashiMon 9:36 AM971 km603 miles524 nmEast-northeast ENE
Walvis Bay *Mon 9:36 AM994 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KitweMon 9:36 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmEast-northeast ENE
GaboroneMon 9:36 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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