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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 17° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.07 meters/second, 1519.5 km/hour, 944.2 miles/hour or 820.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.74 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 20.2"943.83 miwest0° 06' 25.0"7.36 misouth943.56 mi
24 hours14° 58' 26.0"982.18 mieast1° 55' 35.4"132.51 misouth985.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Tue 10:42 AM207 km129 miles112 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueTue 9:42 AM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Tue 10:42 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouth S
GhanziTue 10:42 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSoutheast SE
Swakopmund *Tue 10:42 AM580 km361 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
MaunTue 10:42 AM602 km374 miles325 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Tue 10:42 AM606 km377 miles327 nmSouthwest SW
LubangoTue 9:42 AM617 km383 miles333 nmNorthwest NW
MonguTue 10:42 AM662 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboTue 9:42 AM677 km421 miles365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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