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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 08:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 7° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.33 meters/second, 1549.2 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.04 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.1"962.40 miwest0° 09' 06.5"10.44 misouth962.10 mi
24 hours14° 13' 33.7"949.14 mieast3° 09' 51.6"217.62 misouth966.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 9:26 AM672 km418 miles363 nmEast E
HuamboMon 9:26 AM958 km595 miles517 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaMon 9:26 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Mon 10:26 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmSoutheast SE
JamestownMon 8:26 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmWest W
KinshasaMon 9:26 AM1503 km934 miles812 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 9:26 AM1507 km936 miles814 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 8:26 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmNorth N
LibrevilleMon 9:26 AM1755 km1091 miles948 nmNorth N
MalaboMon 9:26 AM2117 km1315 miles1143 nmNorth N
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