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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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 27' South
Longitude: 30° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.37 meters/second, 1498.9 km/hour, 931.4 miles/hour or 809.3 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 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.1"931.12 miwest0° 02' 56.0"3.37 misouth930.98 mi
24 hours15° 20' 28.0"994.37 mieast0° 26' 23.0"30.25 misouth993.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoWed 10:52 AM76 km47 miles41 nmEast-northeast ENE
GweruWed 10:52 AM119 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BulawayoWed 10:52 AM175 km109 miles94 nmWest W
FrancistownWed 10:52 AM294 km182 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
MutareWed 10:52 AM303 km188 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareWed 10:52 AM303 km188 miles164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PolokwaneWed 10:52 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BeiraWed 10:52 AM487 km303 miles263 nmEast E
NelspruitWed 10:52 AM561 km348 miles303 nmSouth S
LusakaWed 10:52 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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