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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 3:33 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' South, Longitude: 62° 35' 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' 35.8"927.97 miwest0° 00' 43.5"0.83 minorth928.01 mi
24 hours15° 13' 02.9"983.34 mieast1° 01' 02.6"69.99 minorth989.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 11:42 AM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisThu 11:42 AM537 km334 miles290 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 11:42 AM742 km461 miles401 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 10:42 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 1:42 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaThu 11:42 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniThu 10:42 AM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 12:42 PM2364 km1469 miles1277 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamThu 10:42 AM2955 km1836 miles1595 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 12:42 PM3020 km1877 miles1631 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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