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

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 35° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.42 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.52 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.9"931.18 miwest0° 02' 59.3"3.43 misouth931.03 mi
24 hours15° 20' 21.7"994.30 mieast0° 27' 44.3"31.80 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
BeiraWed 10:32 AM81 km50 miles44 nmNorthwest NW
MutareWed 10:32 AM319 km198 miles172 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasvingoWed 10:32 AM466 km290 miles252 nmWest W
BlantyreWed 10:32 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
ChitungwizaWed 10:32 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareWed 10:32 AM530 km330 miles286 nmWest-northwest WNW
GweruWed 10:32 AM582 km362 miles314 nmWest W
MaputoWed 10:32 AM672 km417 miles363 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PolokwaneWed 10:32 AM712 km442 miles384 nmSouthwest SW
NampulaWed 10:32 AM724 km450 miles391 nmNortheast NE
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