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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 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 35° 01' 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
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.52 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.9"931.17 miwest0° 02' 59.1"3.42 misouth931.03 mi
24 hours15° 20' 21.9"994.30 mieast0° 27' 40.0"31.72 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 AM69 km43 miles37 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutareWed 10:32 AM295 km183 miles159 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasvingoWed 10:32 AM439 km273 miles237 nmWest W
ChitungwizaWed 10:32 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareWed 10:32 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorthwest NW
BlantyreWed 10:32 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth N
GweruWed 10:32 AM555 km345 miles300 nmWest W
MaputoWed 10:32 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BulawayoWed 10:32 AM672 km418 miles363 nmWest W
PolokwaneWed 10:32 AM689 km428 miles372 nmSouthwest SW

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