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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: 6%

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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 17' South, Longitude: 47° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.72 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.76 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 23' 30.3"945.33 miwest0° 06' 41.0"7.66 misouth945.06 mi
24 hours14° 55' 17.9"980.12 mieast2° 02' 41.6"140.66 misouth984.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntananarivoTue 9:36 AM79 km49 miles42 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaTue 9:36 AM163 km102 miles88 nmEast E
AntsirabeTue 9:36 AM195 km121 miles106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MahajangaTue 9:36 AM329 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FianarantsoaTue 9:36 AM360 km224 miles194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouTue 9:36 AM671 km417 miles363 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntsirananaTue 9:36 AM682 km424 miles369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduTue 9:36 AM773 km480 miles417 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniTue 9:36 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisTue 10:36 AM846 km526 miles457 nmEast-southeast ESE
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