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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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' South, Longitude: 32° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.39 meters/second, 1499.0 km/hour, 931.4 miles/hour or 809.4 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' 53.4"931.18 miwest0° 02' 57.7"3.40 misouth931.04 mi
24 hours15° 20' 25.1"994.37 mieast0° 27' 01.5"30.99 misouth993.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutareWed 10:42 AM163 km101 miles88 nmNorth N
MasvingoWed 10:42 AM191 km119 miles103 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraWed 10:42 AM242 km150 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
GweruWed 10:42 AM313 km195 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareWed 10:42 AM333 km207 miles180 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BulawayoWed 10:42 AM423 km263 miles228 nmWest W
PolokwaneWed 10:42 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownWed 10:42 AM538 km334 miles290 nmWest W
BlantyreWed 10:42 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NelspruitWed 10:42 AM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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