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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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 16' South
Longitude: 50° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.77 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 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' 31.0"945.45 miwest0° 06' 42.3"7.69 misouth945.18 mi
24 hours14° 55' 02.4"979.95 mieast2° 03' 15.5"141.31 misouth984.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaTue 9:26 AM92 km57 miles50 nmWest W
AntananarivoTue 9:26 AM299 km186 miles161 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeTue 9:26 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisTue 10:26 AM616 km383 miles333 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisTue 10:26 AM789 km490 miles426 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouTue 9:26 AM812 km505 miles439 nmNorthwest NW
MutsamuduTue 9:26 AM924 km574 miles499 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniTue 9:26 AM1045 km649 miles564 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaTue 10:26 AM1612 km1002 miles870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamTue 9:26 AM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorthwest NW
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