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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: 1%

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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' South, Longitude: 18° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.24 meters/second, 1498.5 km/hour, 931.1 miles/hour or 809.1 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' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.3"930.84 miwest0° 02' 48.2"3.22 misouth930.70 mi
24 hours15° 20' 41.7"994.35 mieast0° 23' 10.3"26.57 misouth993.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Windhoek *Wed 11:42 AM259 km161 miles140 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rundu *Wed 11:42 AM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziWed 11:42 AM377 km234 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
Swakopmund *Wed 11:42 AM455 km283 miles246 nmWest-southwest WSW
Walvis Bay *Wed 11:42 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouthwest SW
MaunWed 11:42 AM543 km337 miles293 nmEast E
MenongueWed 10:42 AM648 km402 miles350 nmNorth N
TsabongWed 11:42 AM745 km463 miles402 nmSoutheast SE
MonguWed 11:42 AM776 km482 miles419 nmNortheast NE
LubangoWed 10:42 AM797 km495 miles431 nmNorthwest NW
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