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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 6:26:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 16' South, Longitude: 50° 32' 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' 31.1"945.40 miWest0° 06' 42.4"7.69 miSouth945.12 mi
24 hours14° 55' 00.6"979.86 miEast2° 03' 19.2"141.37 miSouth984.04 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 AM120 km75 miles65 nmWest W
AntananarivoTue 9:26 AM325 km202 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeTue 9:26 AM409 km254 miles221 nmWest-southwest WSW
FianarantsoaTue 9:26 AM505 km314 miles272 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaTue 9:26 AM530 km330 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisTue 10:26 AM591 km368 miles319 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirananaTue 9:26 AM676 km420 miles365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisTue 10:26 AM762 km473 miles411 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouTue 9:26 AM832 km517 miles449 nmNorthwest NW
MutsamuduTue 9:26 AM943 km586 miles509 nmNorthwest NW

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