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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: 7%
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 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 15' South
Longitude: 52° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.82 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.76 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 23' 31.8"945.57 miwest0° 06' 43.5"7.71 misouth945.29 mi
24 hours14° 54' 46.8"979.77 mieast2° 03' 49.2"141.96 misouth984.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaTue 9:16 AM345 km214 miles186 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 10:16 AM412 km256 miles223 nmSoutheast SE
AntananarivoTue 9:16 AM548 km341 miles296 nmWest W
Port LouisTue 10:16 AM551 km342 miles297 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirabeTue 9:16 AM619 km385 miles334 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamoutzouTue 9:16 AM1000 km622 miles540 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniTue 9:16 AM1241 km771 miles670 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaTue 10:16 AM1538 km956 miles830 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamTue 9:16 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweTue 8:16 AM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmWest W
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