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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 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 62° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.98 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' 00.7"0.01 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 35.8"928.03 miwest0° 00' 43.7"0.84 minorth928.07 mi
24 hours15° 13' 02.0"983.39 mieast1° 01' 06.8"70.07 minorth989.16 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 11:42 AM510 km317 miles275 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 11:42 AM714 km444 miles386 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 10:42 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 1:42 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaThu 11:42 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniThu 10:42 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 12:42 PM2380 km1479 miles1285 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamThu 10:42 AM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 12:42 PM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaputoThu 9:42 AM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmWest-southwest WSW
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