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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 07:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 64° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.97 meters/second, 1493.9 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 35.7"928.02 miwest0° 00' 42.1"0.81 minorth928.06 mi
24 hours15° 13' 11.3"983.55 mieast1° 00' 29.4"69.36 minorth989.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 11:32 AM757 km470 miles409 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 11:32 AM963 km599 miles520 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 1:32 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 10:32 AM1813 km1127 miles979 nmWest W
VictoriaThu 11:32 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 12:32 PM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniThu 10:32 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 12:32 PM2936 km1825 miles1586 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamThu 10:32 AM3152 km1958 miles1702 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-aux-FrancaisThu 12:32 PM3193 km1984 miles1724 nmSouth S
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