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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 24' South
Longitude: 46° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.55 meters/second, 1499.6 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.53 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.9"931.54 miwest0° 03' 06.9"3.57 misouth931.39 mi
24 hours15° 20' 05.1"994.34 mieast0° 30' 52.3"35.40 misouth993.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirabeWed 10:42 AM59 km36 miles32 nmNorth N
FianarantsoaWed 10:42 AM118 km73 miles64 nmSouth S
AntananarivoWed 10:42 AM173 km107 miles93 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaWed 10:42 AM355 km221 miles192 nmNortheast NE
ToliaraWed 10:42 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaWed 10:42 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorth N
MamoutzouWed 10:42 AM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisWed 11:42 AM884 km549 miles477 nmEast E
MutsamuduWed 10:42 AM952 km591 miles514 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaWed 9:42 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorthwest NW
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