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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 08:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 52° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.00 meters/second, 1494.0 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.7 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' 00.8"0.01 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 36.4"928.09 miwest0° 00' 50.3"0.96 minorth928.14 mi
24 hours15° 12' 24.1"982.77 mieast1° 03' 35.7"72.92 minorth988.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisThu 12:22 PM282 km175 miles152 nmEast E
ToamasinaThu 11:22 AM464 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisThu 12:22 PM502 km312 miles271 nmEast E
AntananarivoThu 11:22 AM590 km367 miles318 nmWest-northwest WNW
FianarantsoaThu 11:22 AM591 km367 miles319 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 11:22 AM607 km377 miles328 nmWest W
MoroniThu 11:22 AM1436 km893 miles776 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 12:22 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamThu 11:22 AM2129 km1323 miles1149 nmNorthwest NW
MaputoThu 10:22 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmWest-southwest WSW
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