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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 10:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 42' South, Longitude: 7° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.55 meters/second, 1517.6 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.72 miwest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 23' 12.1"942.72 miwest0° 06' 11.3"7.10 misouth942.46 mi
24 hours15° 00' 56.3"983.91 mieast1° 49' 31.1"125.56 misouth986.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 10:26 AM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaTue 11:26 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Tue 12:26 PM2575 km1600 miles1391 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméTue 10:26 AM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanTue 10:26 AM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNorth N
AccraTue 10:26 AM2793 km1735 miles1508 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaTue 10:26 AM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmNorth N
LibrevilleTue 11:26 AM2796 km1737 miles1510 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroTue 10:26 AM2832 km1760 miles1529 nmNorth N
LomeTue 10:26 AM2901 km1803 miles1567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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